Career Outlook for Conveyor Operators and Tenders

Also known as:  Ash Conveyor Operator, Assembly Line Tender, Chip Bin Conveyor Tender, Conveyor Belt Operator, Conveyor Tender, Grain Elevator Operator, Packing Line Operator
The overall job outlook for Conveyor Operator or Tender careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 32.31 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 5.38 percent per year. Demand for Conveyor Operators and Tenders is expected to go up, with an expected 390 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 0.13 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Conveyor Operators and Tenders in the following states
Tennessee 3,270
California 2,790
Texas 2,580
Illinois 1,700
Indiana 1,660
Pennsylvania 1,400
Ohio 1,390
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Conveyor Operators and Tenders
Puerto Rico 40
Vermont 50
New Hampshire 60
District of Columbia 60
Hawaii 70
Wyoming 90
Nevada 100