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Saturation Equipment Operator

Tend equipment that saturate continuous sheet of felt paper with asphalt.

What does a Saturation Equipment Operator do?

Tends equipment that saturates continuous sheet of felt paper with asphalt to serve as carrier or backing for hard-surface floor coverings: Adjusts panelboard controls to pump and maintain specified level of asphalt in tank. Regulates machine to compensate for variations in penetration of saturant, according to visual examination, or as indicated on control panel gauge. Adjusts guides to align felt paper feeding through machine, using handtools. Examines continuous sheet of felt paper to detect tears or breaks as material passes through machine.