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Job Description:

  • 1) Assembles rubberized fabric, rubber tubing, and gum rubber ply stocks to fabricate industrial hose: Lifts mandrel, using hoist, and locks end of mandrel in motorized chuck, using wrench.

  • 2) Swabs rubber tubing and ply stocks with solvent and rubber cement to clean them and provide adhesive surfaces.

  • 3) Aligns strips and sheets of ply stock with rubber tubing as specified.

  • 4) Depresses pedal to rotate mandrel and guides ply stock onto rubber tubing to form hose.

  • 5) Rolls assembled hose to ensure adherence of plies, using mechanical or hand roller and stitcher.

  • 6) Smooths wrinkles and presses loose plies together, using fingers and roller.

  • 7) Cements brand on assembled hose prior to curing.

  • 8) Measures dimensions of hose with rule, calipers, and gauges, and cuts off excess rubber with knife.

  • 9) Wraps fabric around hose to prepare hose for curing.

  • 10) Clamps or cements metal fittings to ends of hose, using rubber cement and handtools.

  • 11) May load and unload hose in autoclave heater, using hoist.

  • 12) May move cured hose to storage area, using hoist.




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DOT:   752.684-030

Job Number: 4986