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Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators

Run machines that use adhesives to join items together; for example, gluing paper.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$28.68 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  0.9%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Operate forklifts or other loaders.
  • Adjust equipment controls to regulate flow of production materials or products.
  • Adjust temperature controls of ovens or other heating equipment.
  • Align parts or workpieces to ensure proper assembly.
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Job Title Examples:

Electric Sealing Machine Operator
Glue Machine Operator

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