The average hourly pay for a Machine Set Up Operator in South Africa is R41.53.
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Job Description for Machine Set Up Operator
Machine setup operators ensure that the machines they are responsible for work properly and efficiently. This requires extensive knowledge of the machine or machines for which the operators are responsible. Every company has different expectation for their machine setup operators. However, these individuals generally must be knowledgeable in electrical processes and skilled in using tools for related operations. Machine setup operators must be able to clearly troubleshoot machine issues and pay…Read more
Machine Set Up Operator Tasks
- Prepare machines for production by positioning and securing dies, stops and guides.
- Regulate machine by setting and adjusting controls.
- Determine sequence of operations by studying blueprints, specifications, and work orders.
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Popular Skills for Machine Set Up Operator
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Skills in Machine Operation, Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Troubleshooting, Machine Programming, Manufacturing and Maintenance are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Machine Set Up Operator
An early career Machine Set Up Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R40.90 based on 92 salaries. A mid-career Machine Set Up Operator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R46.03 based on 59 salaries. An experienced Machine Set Up Operator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R46.59 based on 31 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R73.
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