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Job Description:

  • 1) Tends machines that automatically cut and shape wire to make nails of specified size: Mounts coil of wire on rod, and threads wire through straightening rollers and feeding mechanism into slots of die plates.

  • 2) Tightens roller bolts to regulate feed of wire, using wrench.

  • 3) Starts machine.

  • 4) Inspects nails for such flaws as chips and distortions.

  • 5) Measures sample nail, using split gauge or micrometer, and notifies NAIL-MAKING-MACHINE SETTER of deviations from specifications.

  • 6) Records production data.

  • 7) May tend machines that automatically cut coiled wire and attach tackheads to form tacks of specified size.

  • 8) May tend machine that bends and cuts wire to form spokes for tricycle wheels and be designated Spoke Maker.




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Job Number: 6772