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Wire Winding Machine Operator

Tend machines that wind wires on spools for use on wire-bound boxes.

What does a Wire Winding Machine Operator do?

Tends machine that winds wire on spools for use on wire-bound boxes: Slides empty spool over end of shaft and against winding clutch. Places coil of wire over frame and threads loose end over guide pulley, through hole in post of machine, and between guiding wheels, and attaches it to empty spool. Shifts lever to start and stop shaft rotating and winding wire on spool. Removes spool of wire from machine.