Glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters

National Occupation Code (NOC): 9413  ·  Browse All Occupations

Machine operators in this unit group operate multi-function process control machinery or single-function machines to melt, form, cut or finish flat glass, glassware, bottles, and other glass products. Glass cutters cut flat glass of various thicknesses to specified sizes and shapes by hand. They are employed by glass and glass products manufacturing companies.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Annealer - Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Automatic Glass-cutting Table Operator
  • Automatic Sealing Gun Operator - Glass
  • Batch Plant Tender - Glass
  • Beaker Tester
  • Bottle Inspector - Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Bottle Machine Operator - Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Bottle Maker Operator
  • Bottle Maker Operator - Glass And Glass Products
  • Bottle Tester
  • Diamond Grinder Operator - Glass Finishing
  • Diamond Wheel Edger - Glass Finishing
  • Drawing Kiln Operator - Glass Forming
  • Enamel Burner - Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Enamelling Furnace Operator - Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Enamelware Paint Baker - Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Float Chief Operator - Glass Forming
  • Float Operator - Glass Forming
  • Forming-cutting Operator - Glass Products
  • Gatherer - Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Glass Bender
  • Glass Beveller
  • Glass Beveller Operator
  • Glass Beveller Tender
  • Glass Bonding Machine Operator
  • Glass Breaker
  • Glass Buffer
  • Glass Chipper
  • Glass Cut-off Machine Operator
  • Glass Cutter
  • Glass Cutter Operator
  • Glass Cutter-framer
  • Glass Drill Operator
  • Glass Drill Tender
  • Glass Edger
  • Glass Edger Operator
  • Glass Edger Tender
  • Glass Etcher
  • Glass Finisher
  • Glass Forming Operator
  • Glass Forming Specialist
  • Glass Furnace Operator
  • Glass Furnace Setter-operator
  • Glass Furnace Set-up Operator
  • Glass Grinder
  • Glass Heater
  • Glass Laminator
  • Glass Lathe Operator
  • Glass Lehr Attendant
  • Glass Lehr Operator
  • Glass Lehr Tender
  • Glass Marker
  • Glass Melter
  • Glass Mixer
  • Glass Mould Cleaner
  • Glass Mould Polisher
  • Glass Moulder
  • Glass Polisher
  • Glass Polisher Tender
  • Glass Presser
  • Glass Spin Mould Machine Set-up Operator
  • Glass Tank Furnace Operator
  • Glass Temperer
  • Glass Windshield Autoclave Operator
  • Glass Worker - Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Glass-annealing Furnace Tender
  • Glass-blowing Lathe Operator
  • Glass-blowing Machine Operator
  • Glass-blowing Machine Setter
  • Glass-coating Line Operator
  • Glass-decorating Machine Operator
  • Glass-drawing Machine Operator
  • Glass-edging Machine Feeder
  • Glass-finishing Machine Operator
  • Glass-forming Machine Operator
  • Glass-forming Machine Setter
  • Glass-forming Machine Set-up Person
  • Glass-grinding Machine Feeder
  • Glass-pressing And Glass-blowing Machine Operator
  • Glass-pressing Machine Operator
  • Glass-silvering Machine Operator
  • Glass-stopper Grinder
  • Glass-tempering Furnace Operator
  • Glass-tube-expander Operator
  • Glassware Grinder
  • Glassware-banding Machine Tender
  • Glassware-decorating Machine Operator
  • Groove Grinder - Glass
  • Hand Finisher, Glass Edges
  • Hand Glass Cutter
  • Hand Glass Edge Finisher
  • Machine Operator - Glass Forming And Finishing
  • Mirror Maker
  • Mirror Silverer
  • Mirror-silvering Equipment Operator
  • Neon Sign Pumper
  • Neon Sign Tube Bender
  • Neon Tube Bender
  • Neon Tube Pumper
  • Ornamental Glass Production Worker
  • Special Glass Cutter
  • Stained Glass Production Worker
  • Staple Cutter - Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Strapping Machine Operator - Glass Manufacturing
  • Tinted Glassware Maker
  • Yardage Controller - Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Bottle Machine Operator - Glass Products Manufacturing
  • Float Operator - Glass Forming
  • Glass Beveller
  • Glass Edger
  • Glass Moulder
  • Glass-blowing Machine Operator
  • Glass-finishing Machine Operator
  • Glass-pressing Machine Operator
  • Hand Glass Cutter
  • Mirror Maker

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above N/A
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Sex

The following table details median income by sex for glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters.

Sex Median Income
Male $0
Female $0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 0
35 to 44 years 0
45 to 54 years 10
55 to 64 years 0
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 10
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Industry

This chart outlines regional employment participation by industry for glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated industry, or refer to the table below.

Industry Employed Individuals
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 0
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 0
Utilities 0
Construction 0
Manufacturing 10
Wholesale trade 0
Retail trade 0
Transportation and warehousing 0
Information and cultural industries 0
Finance and insurance 0
Real estate and rental and leasing 0
Professional, scientific and technical services 0
Management of companies and enterprises 0
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 0
Educational services 0
Health care and social assistance 0
Arts, entertainment and recreation 0
Accommodation and food services 0
Other services 0
Public administration 0
Not Applicable 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 0
Part Time 15
Total 15
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Sex

This chart outlines regional employment participation by sex for glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 15
Female 0
Total 15
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 15
Self Employed 0
Total 15
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 15
Unemployed 0
Total 10
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 0
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 0
Total 15
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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