Plastics processing machine operators, also known as moulding machine operators, manufacture plastic and rubber products using methods such as injection moulding, blow moulding, thermoforming, etc. They set and maintain digital and conventional machines used to process plastic and rubber. As part of their duties, they may have to ensure products are compliant with manufacturing specifications. This is an occupation in the industrial sector that is suitable for individuals with good manual dexterity and excellent vision. A job as a plastics processing machine operator requires self-reliance, attention to detail and precision.