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Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

in Massachusetts

Operate or tend heating equipment other than basic metal, plastic, or food processing equipment. Includes activities, such as annealing glass, drying lumber, curing rubber, removing moisture from materials, or boiling soap.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
519051  Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders 242 228 -14 -5.79 % High school diploma or equivalent 

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