Plastics Worker

Kaimahi Kirihou

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Plastics workers operate the machinery that makes and repairs plastic, composite and rubber products.

Pay

Plastics workers with up to four years' experience usually earn

$16-$18 per hour

Plastics workers with more than four years' experience usually earn

$18-$23 per hour

Source: Competenz.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities for plastics workers are average due to plastics manufacturing picking up after the recession but a small number of openings for inexperienced people.
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Last updated 6 June 2017