Extrusion Operator, Sr. sets up and operates an extrusion machine in accordance with established procedures, guidelines, and customer requirements. Reads and interprets blueprints and diagrams to select, position, and secure machinery. Being an Extrusion Operator, Sr. adjusts and cleans machines. Documents work performed as required. Additionally, Extrusion Operator, Sr. may have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. The Extrusion Operator, Sr. works under moderate supervision. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be an Extrusion Operator, Sr. typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification.