Also called: Tire Builder, Buffer, Buffer Operator, Builder Operator
What they do:Operate machines to build tires.
On the job, you would:
- Depress pedals to rotate drums, and wind specified numbers of plies around drums to form tire bodies.
- Start rollers that bond tread and plies as drums revolve.
- Activate bead setters that press prefabricated beads onto plies.
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
Safety and Government
Hand and Finger Use
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Word processing software
Internet browser software
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