glass forming machine operator


Glass forming machine operators operate and maintain machines that press or blow molten glass in moulds to form or shape products, such as neons, bottles, jars and drinking glasses. They set up and adjust machines, and weigh, measure and check production samples to check conformity to the set specifications.

Alternative label

  • glass moulder

  • glass forming machine worker

  • glass-blowing machine operator

  • glass production operator

  • glass forming and finishing machine operator

  • glass product production worker

  • production machine operator

  • glass forming machine operative

  • glass molder

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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