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injection moulding operator





Injection moulding operators operate and monitor injection moulding machines, in order to cast products from thermoplastic materials. They regulate the temperature, pressure, and volume of plastic, according to pre-defined specifications. Injection moulding operators also remove finished products and cut-away excess material, using a knife or other hand tools.

Scope note

Includes people producing jewellery and bijouterie.

Alternative Labels

injection molding machine operator

injection molding operative

injection molding operator

injection molding setter

injection molding worker

injection moulder

injection moulding machine operator

injection moulding operative

injection moulding setter

injection moulding worker

plastic injection molding machine operator

plastic injection molding operator

plastic injection moulding machine operator

plastic injection moulding operator

plastic molding operative

plastic molding operator

plastic molding worker

plastic moulder

plastic moulding operative

plastic moulding worker

thermoplastic molding operative

thermoplastic molding operator

thermoplastic molding worker

thermoplastic moulder

thermoplastic moulding operative

thermoplastic moulding worker

wax injection operator

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: