8132-Photographic products machine operators

Job Title: 

Photographic products machine operators

Job Description: 

Photographic-products machine operators operate and monitor equipment which makes photographic film and

paper, and which processes exposed photographic film and makes prints.


Tasks include

  • operating and monitoring equipment which makes photographic film and paper
  • operating, monitoring and testing photographic processing and printing equipment, and maintaining operational standards preparing exposed film for different processing batches in dark rooms and dark chambers
  • inspecting images, films, prints and adjusting settings on print-making equipment to produce required colour, brightness, contrast, number, size and type of prints adjusting settings and running automatic developing equipment operating equipment to transfer film to video tape or other electronic media
  • performing photographic processing related tasks
  • operating automatic equipment (in retail establishments) to develop colour negatives, prints and slides
Specific Occupations: 

Developer (film/photo/x-ray film/ photographic plate)/ Enlarger (photograph)

Darkroom worker (film/photograph printing)

Operator (paco-machine/ photo line)/ Repairer/joiner, film/ Registerer, photo/ Processor, film/ Printer, (projection/ film/photo)

Machine-operator, film/photography (developing/ enlarging/printing/paper production/ plate production/ photographic products)

Developer (negative: black-and-white/ negative: colour/ photograph: black-andwhite/ positive: black-and-white/ positive: colour/ print)

Operator, machine (photographic film/ photographic film production/ photographic products/Processor, photographic)/Technician, darkroom/Worker, darkroom: photograph enlarging

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2382