Reinforced Plastics and Composite Trades Worker (Occupation Code : 714209)

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Description

Builds products using composites and reinforced plastics. 

Tasks

Operating and monitoring machines which shape plastic materials by moulding, extrusion, blowing, cutting and other means.

Encasing uncoated wire, cord, cable and optic fibre in plastic.

Examining outputs for defects and conformity to specifications.

Recycling waste plastic materials.

Making artificial eyes and contact lens discs, making and repairing spectacle frames and plastic parts of orthopaedic appliances.

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