Rubber Stamp Machine Operator
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The tasks a Rubber-Stamp Maker is expected to perform include:
Making rubber stamps on order and mounts them for use
Composing metal type to match copy
Locking type in chase and mounting chase on bed of vulcanizer
Proficiency in mixing French chalk, china clay, Plaster of Paris, dextrine and water and placing mixture in metal moulding plate
Adept at reversing moulding plate over chase to receive type impression
Well-versed with drying compound in oven
Knowledge of covering moulded impression with cut to size piece of uncured rubber
Proficiency in clamping rubber covered mould under steam chamber of vulcanizer until rubber is cured
Adept at removing cured rubber from mould, trimming away excess rubber, and mounting stamp on wooden or metal backing with rubber cement
Ability to focus for long hours
Good hand-eye co-ordination
Diligent and hardworking
Eye for detail
Accuracy in work
It needs one to be on their toes
Need not handle a team
Local travelling is not a part of this job role
Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities
Work from home option is not available
Working hours are 10/12 hours everyday for 5/6 days a week. This may vary from factory to factory
Shift system maybe available
Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?
This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL), Both Leg (BL), Muscular Weaknesses (MW) and those who have Hearing Impaired (HH)
The job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous
Health hazards include exposure to rubber compounding additives, etc.
Occupational hazards include injuries, respiratory problems, dermatological problems, etc.
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Overview of Rubber Sector in India
There are about 6,000 unit comprising 30 large scale, 300 medium scale and around 5,600 small scale and tiny sector units in the Rubber sector in India. Such units are manufacturing more than 35,000 rubber products, employing 4,00,000 people, which involves 22,000 technically qualified support personnel, contributing 40 billion to the National Exchequer through taxes, duties and other levies. The Indian Rubber Industry plays a vital role in the Indian national economy as the rubber plantation sector in India produces over 6,30,000 tonnes of natural rubber and there is a projected production of more than one million tonnes in near future.
Tyre industry constitutes around 60% of Indian rubber industry turnover. With an estimated production of 125 million tyres during FY2013, the size of the Indian tyre industry is estimated at 285-290 billion. The auto industry consists of around 39 companies, spread throughout the country, with many being rather small. Tyre companies directly employ over 0.13 million persons of varying skill levels. Tyre industry consumes around 63% of the total Natural Rubber (NR) produced in the country. Since production of NR involves over 1 million growers (farmers), tyre industry provides gainful employment to nearly 0.5 million growers of NR, a majority of them in the small grower category. As the industry grows, so will job opportunities for Rubber-Stamp Maker.
Rubber stamp manufacturing companies across India
Towns and cities across India