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Become A Food Cooking Machine Operator

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Working As A Food Cooking Machine Operator

  • Getting Information
  • Controlling Machines and Processes
  • Performing General Physical Activities
  • Handling and Moving Objects
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Repetitive

  • $22,727

    Average Salary

Example Of What A Food Cooking Machine Operator does

  • Pour, dump, or load prescribed quantities of ingredients or products into cooking equipment, manually or using a hoist.
  • Recorded temperature and steam readings, cook time, batches processed and test results.
  • Listened for malfunction alarms and shut down equipment and notified supervisors when necessary.
  • Read work orders, recipes and formulas in order to determine cooking times, temperatures and ingredient specifications.
  • Recorded production and test data, such as processing paperwork in the computer system.
  • Cleaned, washed and sterilized equipment and cooking area, using water hoses, cleaning and sterilizing solutions and rinses.
  • Placed products on conveyors and carts and monitored product flow.

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How To Become A Food Cooking Machine Operator

There are no formal education requirements for some food and tobacco processing workers. However, food batchmakers and food cooking machine operators typically need a high school diploma or equivalent. Food and tobacco processing workers learn their skills through on-the-job training.

Education

Food batchmakers and food cooking machine operators typically need a high school diploma or equivalent.

Because workers often adjust the quantity of ingredients that go into a mix, basic math and reading skills are considered helpful.

Training

Food and tobacco processing workers learn on the job. Training may last from a few weeks to a few months. During training, workers learn health and safety rules related to the type of food or tobacco that they process. Training also involves learning how to operate specific equipment, following safety procedures, and reporting equipment malfunctions.

Experienced workers typically show trainees how to properly use and care for equipment.

Important Qualities

Coordination. Food and tobacco processing workers must be quick and have good hand-eye coordination to keep up with the assembly line.

Detail oriented. Workers must be able to detect small changes in they quality or quantity of food products. They must also closely follow health and safety standards to avoid food contamination and injury.

Physical stamina. Workers stand on their feet for long periods as they tend machines and monitor the production process.

Physical strength. Food and tobacco processing workers should be strong enough to lift or move heavy boxes of ingredients, which often can weigh up to 50 pounds.

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Food Cooking Machine Operator Demographics

Gender

  • Male

    50.0%
  • Female

    45.5%
  • Unknown

    4.5%

Ethnicity

  • White

    75.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino

    17.9%
  • Asian

    4.6%
  • Unknown

    1.6%
  • Black or African American

    0.4%
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

    100.0%

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Real Food Cooking Machine Operator Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders BELS International Corp Seattle, WA May 20, 2010 $28,175
Food Cooking Machine Operator Mamas Restaurant & CAFE BACI Inc. Hackettstown, NJ Mar 03, 2010 $27,131
Food Cooking Machine Operators Patsy Grimaldi's Scottsdale, AZ May 12, 2008 $25,649
Food Cooking and Machine Operators Patsy Grimaldi's Scottsdale, AZ Mar 07, 2008 $25,649
Food Cooking Machine Operators Patsy Grimaldi's Scottsdale, AZ Jun 06, 2008 $25,649
Food Cooking Machine Operators Patsy Grimaldi's Scottsdale, AZ Mar 10, 2010 $25,649
Food Cooking Machine Operators Patsy Grimaldi's Scottsdale, AZ Apr 24, 2008 $25,649
Food Cooking Machine Operators Patsy Grimaldi's Scottsdale, AZ Apr 21, 2008 $25,649
Food Cooking Machine Operators Patsy Grimaldi's Scottsdale, AZ Mar 25, 2008 $25,649
Food Cooking Machine Operators Patsy Grimaldi's Scottsdale, AZ Mar 21, 2008 $25,649
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders Botnbot, Inc. Santa Fe Springs, CA Oct 12, 2010 $23,338
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders Botnbot, Inc. Santa Fe Springs, CA Sep 07, 2010 $23,338
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders Brunswick Donuts Inc. New Brunswick, NJ Feb 20, 2013 $23,145
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders Mayab Happy Tacos, Inc. New York, NY Jun 30, 2008 $22,727
Food Cooking Machine Operator Premium Snacks LLC Oxnard, CA Dec 17, 2009 $20,933
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders B & V Inc. D/B/A Dunkin Donuts Worcester, MA Oct 23, 2007 $20,473
Food Cooking Machine Operator Kalpesh Enterprises Bear, DE Nov 08, 2010 $19,096
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders Serapios Tortilla Factory Oklahoma City, OK Dec 08, 2008 $13,065
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders Serapios Tortilla Factory Oklahoma City, OK Dec 17, 2008 $13,065
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders Serapios Tortilla Factory Oklahoma City, OK Sep 22, 2008 $13,065
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders Serapios Tortilla Factory Oklahoma City, OK Dec 22, 2008 $13,065
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders Serapios Tortilla Factory Oklahoma City, OK Feb 12, 2009 $13,065
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders Serapios Tortilla Factory Oklahoma City, OK Sep 26, 2008 $13,065

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Top Skills for A Food Cooking Machine Operator

SanitizeCookingAreasWaterHosesCookingTimesSteamReadingsSterilizeEquipmentTestDataIngredientSpecificationsTestResultsProcessingStepsMalfunctionAlarmsProductionProcessesProductFlowProductSamplesNotifySupervisorsCookingEquipmentProductCharacteristicsAuxiliaryMachinesWaterValvesAppropriateTemperatureCookingOils

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Top Food Cooking Machine Operator Skills

  1. Sanitize Cooking Areas
  2. Water Hoses
  3. Cooking Times
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Cleaned, washed and sterilized equipment and cooking area, using water hoses, cleaning and sterilizing solutions and rinses.
  • Read work orders, recipes and formulas in order to determine cooking times, temperatures and ingredient specifications.
  • Recorded temperature and steam readings, cook time, batches processed and test results.
  • Recorded production and test data, such as processing paperwork in the computer system.
  • Listened for malfunction alarms and shut down equipment and notified supervisors when necessary.

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