Concrete Products Machine Operator

Operates machines to manufacture moulded concrete products such as cement pipes and fittings, concrete railway sleepers, concrete bricks, tiles and paving blocks, structural beams, building panels and cast products.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $67,581
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 200

What does a Concrete Products Machine Operator do?

  • monitoring the flow of clay and other raw materials and products into machines, and adjusting valves and controls to specifications
  • positioning clay and stone on machines to be cut and worked
  • operating concrete mixing, stacking and splitting machines
  • setting up and installing moulds and other machine fixtures
  • setting up and operating glass-making machines to produce molten glass, and regulating temperature of molten glass
  • pressing and blowing glass into moulds to form glassware products
  • collecting and examining samples for conformity to specifications and adjusting machine settings accordingly
  • setting grinding and cutting edges

Specialisations

  • Concrete Pipe Machine Operator
  • Concrete Precast Moulder
  • Concrete Tile Machine Operator

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate III in Manufactured Mineral Products