Trimming Machine Operator

Tend machines that press trimming material and wind material onto spools.

What does a Trimming Machine Operator do?

Tends machine that presses trimming material and winds material onto spools: Inserts end of trimming between heated rollers and fastens end to takeup spool with tape, pins, or glue. Starts and regulates rotation of machine rollers that press and wind trimming material. Guides and smooths material as material is drawn into rotating rollers to prevent tangling. Turns valve to admit steam into rollers to steam press cloth as required.