Typesetting Machine Tender: A description for the typesetting machine tender job

Machine Trades Jobs » Printing Jobs » Typesetters And Composers » Typesetting Machine Tender

Typesetting Machine Tender – Teletypesetter monitor Tends and adjusts one or more linecasting machines, equipped with tape converter unit, to produce type composition automatically: Positions spool of punched tape on machine reel. Threads end of tape through feed mechanism of converter unit. Turns control to start unit that sets type automatically as directed by coded signal on punched tape. Transfers lines of type, with copy, to composing or bank table for taking of proof. Adds new pigs of type metal to melting pot to replenish supply. Observes operation of machine to detect malfunction of keyboard, matrix circulation mechanism, tape feeding mechanism or other machine mechanisms, and adjusts their mechanical components, using handtools, or depresses keys on keyboard to clear jamming. Periodically cleans matrices, magazine, and molds. May also replace worn parts, for example code bars, keys, and spacebands, using handtools and power tools.

Job industry: printing industry

Other job descriptions:
Typesetting Machine Tender
Press Room Supervisor
Cylinder Press Operator
Cylinder Press Operator Apprentice
Platen Press Operator 1
Platen Press Operator Apprentice
Rotogravure Press Operator
Web Press Operator
Web Press Operator Apprentice
Engraving Press Operator
Tinware Lithograph Press Operator
Plastic Printer
Steel Die Printer
Tab Card Press Operator
Transfer Operator
Offset Press Operator 1
Offset Press Operator Apprentice
Platen Builder Up
Proof Press Operator
Lithographic Proofer Apprentice
Assistant Press Operator
Press Helper
Flexographic Press Operator
Offset Duplicating Machine Operator 1
Striper
Tip Printer
Bag Printer
Balloon Design Printer
Offset Press Operator 2
Platen Press Feeder
Offset Assistant Press Operator
Cylinder Press Feeder
Feeder
Jogger
Roll Tender 1
Lithographed Plate Inspector
Decorating Supervisor
Printing And Stamping Supervisor
Roller Printing Supervisor
Print Line Supervisor
Reproduction Production Manager
Screen Printing Supervisor
Screen Printing Section Leader
Decorating Equipment Setter
Cloth Printer
Printing Roller Handler
Rubber Printing Machine Operator
Cloth Printing Inspector
Marker 2
Rotary Screen Printing Machine Operator
Photolettering Machine Operator
Cloth Printing Utility Worker
Tape Rules Printing Machine Operator
Wallpaper Printer 1
Print Line Operator
Strickler Attendant
Box Printer
Embossograph Operator
Screen Printing Machine Operator
Machine Stamper
Striping Machine Operator
Stamping Press Operator
Cloth Printing Back Tender
Binding Printer
Machine Carton Marker
Cutting And Printing Machine Operator
Decorating Machine Operator
Glove Printer
Ink Printer
Keying Machine Operator
Marking Machine Operator
Marking Machine Operator 1
Name Plate Stamper
Press Feeder 1
Printer
Floor Covering Printer
Machine Printer
Folding Rules Printing Machine Operator
Roller Operator 1
Stamper 2
Stencil Machine Operator
Strike Off Machine Operator
Ticket Printer And Tagger
Ticketer 1
Wad Printing Machine Operator
Type Proof Reproducer

Leave a Reply