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Tape Making Machine Operator

Tend machines that glue together strands of paper twines to form tapes.

What does a Tape Making Machine Operator do?

Tends machine that glues together strands of paper twine to form tape used for tying packages: Places bobbins of twine on creel. Threads ends of twine through guides, glue rollers, and dryer, and fastens tape to reel. Turns drier thermostat knob to regulate temperature. Starts machine and monitors operation to ensure uniform gluing and drying. May adjust printing device to imprint specified data on tape. May adjust guides to regulate width of tape.