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Other metal products machine operators

National Occupation Code (NOC): 9418

This unit group includes metal products machine operators, not elsewhere classified, who operate one or more automatic or multi-purpose machines to produce a variety of metal parts and products, such as wire mesh, nails, bolts and chains. They are employed by a wide variety of metal products manufacturing companies.

Job Duties for Other metal products machine operators

  • Operate or tend automatic or multi-purpose machines including wire looms to produce metal parts and metal products such as wire screening, fencing, tinware, metal baskets, racks, hooks, metal tubing and similar articles
  • Fit and assemble components using hand and power tools
  • Clean, polish, file or otherwise finish products
  • Check products for quality and other specifications
  • May clean and lubricate machinery.

Working Conditions for Other metal products machine operators

Work is performed in a variety of indoor environments, where safety measures must be followed to prevent injury from machinery, equipment, and tools.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Asbestos Wire Finisher
  • Automatic Bolt Machine Operator
  • Automatic Coil Machine Operator
  • Automatic Coiling Machine Operator - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Automatic Machine Polisher, Metal
  • Axle Cutter
  • Barbed Wire Machine Tender
  • Beading Machine Operator - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Bench Loom Wire Weaver
  • Bolt Header Operator
  • Bolt Machine Operator
  • Bolt Maker
  • Braider Tender
  • Braiding Machine Tender - Wire Products Manufacturing
  • Buckshot Swage Operator
  • Bullet Cutter And Former
  • Bullet Maker
  • Bullet Shaper, Machine - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Bullet-shaping Machine Tender
  • Bullet-swaging Machine Adjuster
  • Bullet-swaging Machine Setter - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Bunching Machine Operator
  • Cable Armourer
  • Cable Insulator
  • Cable-braiding Machine Operator
  • Cage Maker - Wire Products Manufacturing
  • Can Inspector - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Can Machine Operator
  • Can Machine Setter
  • Can-forming Machine Operator
  • Can-making Machine Operator
  • Can-making Machine Setter
  • Carbide Press Tender
  • Cartridge Primers Drop Tester
  • Chain Inspector
  • Chain Tester
  • Chain Tester, Machine
  • Chain-link Fence Machine Operator
  • Chain-making Machine Feeder
  • Chain-making Machine Operator
  • Chain-making Machine Tender
  • Chain-testing Machine Tender
  • Chamfering And Boring Machine Operator - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Chamfering Machine Tender
  • Chandelier Maker
  • Coil Machine Operator
  • Coil Spring Machine Tender
  • Coiler - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Coiling Machine Operator - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Coil-rewind Machine Tender
  • Crimping Machine Feeder - Wire Products Manufacturing
  • Cutter And Former, Bullets - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Cylinder Roll Fabricator
  • Embossing Machine Tender - Explosives Manufacturing
  • Finisher, Asbestos-covered Wires
  • Fixture Maker, Plating Equipment
  • Foil Rewinder
  • Former, Metal Nuts
  • Frame Machine Operator, Tents
  • Grid Machine Job Setter
  • Header Machine Operator - Metal
  • Hoop-making Machine Operator
  • Hoop-punching And Hoop-coiling Machine Operator - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Hoop-riveting Machine Operator
  • Hot-wound Spring Coiler
  • Industrial Knitting Needle Machine Feeder
  • Industrial Needle Machine Setter-operator
  • Industrial Needle Machine Set-up Operator
  • Industrial Needle Maker
  • Insulation Machine Operator
  • Knife Blade Polisher
  • Knurling Machine Feeder
  • Link Wire Machine Set-up Operator
  • Link Wire Machine Tender
  • Loom Setter, Wire Weaving
  • Machine Assembler, Springs
  • Machine Chain Maker
  • Machine Cutter, Metal Pipes
  • Metal Awning Machine Operator
  • Metal Blade Sharpener Operator
  • Metal Cable Machine Operator
  • Metal Cable Maker
  • Metal Cable Maker Operator
  • Metal Cable Stretcher And Tester
  • Metal Floor Lamp Maker
  • Metal Nut Former
  • Metal Nut Maker
  • Metal Pin Maker
  • Metal Pipe Cutter Machine Operator
  • Metal Pipe Cutter Operator
  • Metal Polisher, Automatic Machine
  • Metal Products Manufacturing Machine Operator
  • Metal Screened Door And Window Maker
  • Metal Sponge Machine Tender
  • Metal Sponge Maker
  • Metal Tack Maker
  • Metal-bonding Equipment Operator
  • Metal-twisting Machine Tender
  • Metalworking Weaver - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Miller, Saw Blades
  • Nail Maker
  • Nail Making Machine Set-up Operator
  • Nail Making Machine Tender
  • NC (numerical Control) Riveting Machine Operator - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • NC (numerically Controlled) Riveting Machine Operator - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Nut And Bolt Machine Tender
  • Nut Disk Cutter
  • Operator, Insulation Machine - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Operator, Metal Pipe Cutting Machine
  • Operator, Spiral Weaving Machine - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Pin Maker - Metal Products
  • Pocketed Spring Machine Tender
  • Polishing Machine Operator - Metal Products
  • Reinforcing Cage Maker
  • Reinforcing Cage Winding Machine Operator
  • Rimfire Cartridge-priming Machine Tender
  • Rivet Maker
  • Rivet Shaper
  • Roll Threader Operator
  • Safety Pin Machine Set-up Operator
  • Saw Knife Miller
  • Scarfer-borer - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Scarfing And Boring Machine Operator
  • Scribing Machine Tender
  • Scroll Machine Tender
  • Serrating Machine Operator
  • Serrating Machine Tender - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Shaker-plate Tender
  • Shell-case Chamfering Machine Tender
  • Sizing And Trimming Machine Adjuster - Explosives Manufacturing
  • Slide Fastener Links Machine Tender
  • Slide Fastener Links Maker
  • Spiral Weaving Machine Operator
  • Spool Winder
  • Spooler - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Spring Assembler, Machine
  • Spring Assembly Machine Operator
  • Spring Coiler
  • Spring Inspector
  • Spring Machine Operator
  • Spring Machine Set-up Operator
  • Spring Tester
  • Spring Winder
  • Spring-coiling Machine Operator
  • Spring-making Machine Operator
  • Spring-making Machine Set-up Operator
  • Spring-winding Machine Operator
  • Staple Machine Set-up Operator
  • Steel Wool Machine Operator
  • Stranding Machine Operator
  • Tack Maker
  • Tapping Machine Tender
  • Tent Frame Machine Operator
  • Tin Can Inspector
  • Tinware Beader
  • Trim Machine Adjuster
  • Valve Spring Coiler
  • Valve Spring Winder
  • Weaver - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Weaver, Wire Lattices
  • Welding Rod-extruder Operator
  • Welding Rod-extruder Tender
  • Wire Basket Maker
  • Wire Bundle Machine Operator
  • Wire Cable Assembler And Tester
  • Wire Cable Stretcher And Tester
  • Wire Lampshade Frame Maker
  • Wire Lattice And Wire Mesh Weaver
  • Wire Lattice Weaver
  • Wire Loom Operator
  • Wire Loom Setter
  • Wire Loop Machine Operator
  • Wire Mesh Fence-making Machine Operator
  • Wire Mesh Gate Assembler
  • Wire Mesh Knitter
  • Wire Netting Weaver
  • Wire Rewinder, Machine
  • Wire Rope Maker
  • Wire Rope Sling And Cable Splicer
  • Wire Screen Cutter And Trimmer
  • Wire Screen Former
  • Wire Screen Maker
  • Wire Screen Weaver
  • Wire Weaver
  • Wire-coiner Operator
  • Wire-crimping Machine Operator
  • Wire-netting Machine Operator
  • Wire-pairing Machine Tender
  • Wire-rewinding Machine Tender
  • Wire-weaving Loom Setter
  • Wireworks Weaver - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Zipper Links Machine Tender
  • Zipper Links Maker
  • Bolt Machine Operator
  • Bullet Maker
  • Can-forming Machine Operator
  • Chain-making Machine Operator
  • Metal Cable Maker Operator
  • Nail Making Machine Tender
  • Spring Machine Operator
  • Wire Screen Maker
  • Wire Weaver