8123-Metal Drawers and Extruders

Job Title: 

Metal Drawers and Extruders

Job Description: 

Metal drawers and extruders draw and extrude metals through dies to make wire, pipes, tubes and similar products.


Tasks include:

  • setting up, preparing and adjusting metal processing machinery to make wires, pipes tubes and similar metal products
  • setting and operating a wire-drawing machine
  • setting and operating a machine to draw seamless metal tubing
  • setting and operating a hydraulic press to extrude metal rods, bars and seamless tubing
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Bar extruder operator (metal)
Road extruder operator
Seamless pipe and tube drawer

Specific Occupations: 

Wire drawer

Seamless pipe and tube drawer

Extruder operator (metal)

Other metal drawers and extruders

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore