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Tubing Machine Operator

Tend machines that roll metal ribbon into coils and solder seams of coils.

What does a Tubing Machine Operator do?

Tends machine that rolls metal ribbon into coils and solders seams of coils to form conduit tubing: Mounts reel of brass, copper, or steel ribbon and reel of soldering wire on machine. Feeds metal ribbon and soldering wire into machine. Starts machine that pulls metal ribbon through series of dies to form coil, joins flanged edges of coil, and solders seams of tubing. Removes empty reels from machine.