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abrasive blasting operator





Abrasive blasting operators use the proper equipment and machinery to smoothen rough surfaces by abrasive blasting. Abrasive blasting is commonly used in the finishing process of metal workpieces and for blasting building materials used in masonry such as bricks, stones and concrete. They operate blasters or sand cabinets which forcibly thrust a stream of abrasive material such sand, soda or water, under high pressure, propelled by a centrifigal wheel, in order to shape and smoothen surfaces.

Alternative Labels

sander operator

abrasive blasting operator

sand blast operator

sand blast operative

sand blasting operator

grit blaster


abrasive blasting cabinet operative

sand mill grinder

abrasive blasting operative

shot blaster


abrasive shot baster

sander operative

sand blaster


sand mill blaster

abrasive blaster

abrasive sandblaster

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: