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Conveyor Operators and Tenders

Tend conveyor systems that move materials or products.

Quick Facts


Well below the statewide median
$18.15 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  6.1%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Mark materials or objects for identification.
  • Review work orders or schedules to determine operations or procedures.
  • Inspect material-moving equipment to detect problems.
  • Test materials, solutions, or samples.
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