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Machine Feeders and Offbearers

Move materials on or off machines.

Quick Facts


Below the statewide median
$22.96 / hour    Read more about wages


Below statewide average
Growth rate:  6.3%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Package materials or products.
  • Operate conveyors or other industrial material moving equipment.
  • Clean facilities or work areas.
  • Clean machinery or equipment.
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Job Title Examples:

Sawmill Worker
Machine Operator
Material Handler

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