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CODE: 772.381-022Buy the DOT:Download
TITLE(s): GLASS BLOWER (glass mfg.) alternate titles: blower; gaffer

Shapes gather (gob of molten glass) into glassware by blowing through blowpipe: Receives blowpipe from GATHERER (glass mfg.) 575.684-026 and examines gather on blowpipe for imperfections, utilizing knowledge of molten glass characteristics. Blows through pipe to inflate gather while rotating pipe to prevent sagging and to obtain desired shape, or blows and rotates gather in mold or on board to obtain final shape. May dip end of blowpipe into molten glass to collect gather on head of pipe. May strike neck of finished article to separate article from blow pipe. May pull gather with tongs to aid in shaping. May use compressed air to inflate gather. May be designated according to article blown as Bottle Blower (glass mfg.).
GOE: 06.01.04 STRENGTH: L GED: R3 M2 L2 SVP: 7 DLU: 79
ONET CROSSWALK: 89905D Glass Blowers, Molders, Benders, and Finishers

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CODE: 772.381-022 Buy the DOT:Download TITLE(s): GLASS BLOWER (glass mfg.) alternate titles: blower; gaffer

Shapes gather (gob of molten glass) into glassware by blowing through blowpipe: Receives blowpipe from GATHERER (glass mfg.) 575.684-026 and examines gather on blowpipe for imperfections, utilizing knowledge of molten glass characteristics. Blows through pipe to inflate gather while rotating pipe to prevent sagging and to obtain desired shape, or blows and rotates gather in mold or on board to obtain final shape. May dip end of blowpipe into molten glass to collect gather on head of pipe. May strike neck of finished article to separate article from blow pipe. May pull gather with tongs to aid in shaping. May use compressed air to inflate gather. May be designated according to article blown as Bottle Blower (glass mfg.).
GOE: 06.01.04 STRENGTH: L GED: R3 M2 L2 SVP: 7 DLU: 79
ONET CROSSWALK: 89905D Glass Blowers, Molders, Benders, and Finishers


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