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Overview

Plastics Factory Workers perform routine tasks in manufacturing plastic goods.

Day-to-day

  • dumps material into hoppers of machines
  • stop moulding machines and discharge contents
  • cut foam products from foam blocks
  • clean, smooth and wax moulds for making products
  • brush and spray release agents onto moulds to assist with the removal of moulded products
  • build up layers of fibreglass and resin on moulds
  • clean work areas, tools and equipment
  • may smooth rough edges of moulds using files, grinders and sanders.

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