Slicing Machine Operator

Tend machines that slice bread, cakes, and other bakery products.

What does a Slicing Machine Operator do?

Tends machine that slices bread, cakes, and other bakery products: Positions and tightens cutting blades and adjusts guides to accommodate size of product to be sliced, using wrench. Starts machine. Places product on conveyor and monitors slicing action of machine. Removes sliced products from machine conveyor and places them on conveyor leading to wrappers. May tend machines that wrap and pack bakery products [PACKAGER, MACHINE 920.685-078]. May be designated according to machine tended as Band-Saw Operator, Cake Cutting; or according to product sliced as Bread Slicer, Machine; Cake Cutter, Machine; Wafer Cutter.