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Tablet Making Machine Operator

Tend machines that compress malted milk powder into tablets.

What does a Tablet Making Machine Operator do?

Tends machine that compresses malted milk powder into tablets: Dumps powder into hopper, using scoop, and starts machine. Moves hopper lever to deposit specified amount of powder into forming dies in machine table. Examines tablets to determine thickness and hardness, and turns wheel to adjust positions of forming dies and punch dies in machine head.