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Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Operators

On the Job


Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Operators set up, operate, or tend machines that coat or paint a variety of products. Products include things like glassware, cloth, metal, plastic, paper, or wood.

Physical Demands   

This career requires good eyesight and time standing, walking, or running.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


O*NET in-it

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