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Other denominations

Specialized worker, Process Assistant, Plant Assistant or Production Operator.


Industrial plants need professionals to assist in various production-related tasks, such as material handling, cleaning and machines and equipment maintenance, and common plant work routines (preparation, manufacturing, packaging and storage). The specialized worker arises from industrial plants workers, and constitutes a higher scale within the same professional category. Their work is usually linked to a specific equipment, process or operation, supporting plant workers or other specialized professionals, and under the direction of the person in charge of manufacturing and shift heads.


An industry labourer requires a knowledge of production processes, basically those in which he or she specialize, although there may be rotations between similar processes within the same plant. Among the main tasks carried out, next ones are included:
  • Prepare materials to use in the production process.
  • Understand the production sheet under the supervision of the turn heads and the plant operators.
  • Perform loading and unloading of production machinery and equipment.
  • Classify, control and weighs raw materials and products.
  • Clean machines, equipment and working areas.
  • Transport and store raw materials, final products and products packed by the plant manually or through mechanical equipment.
  • Record all process information, including coding of materials used, recorded readings and duration and incidents.
  • Help other workers to operate, repair and maintain process equipment.
  • Is in charge of orders preparation.
  • Comply with environmental and safety standards, and applies criteria for proper fabrication.

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