Tool & Gauge Inspectors inspect, test, and adjust new and reworked tools, dies, jigs, fixtures and gauges. To become a Tool and Gauge Inspector, you are likely already working as a Tool & Die Maker.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Tool and Gauge Inspector (239B)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers average $15.00-$40.00 per hour. They are most commonly paid about $18.00 per hour.
Tool and Gauge Inspector (239B)
|Do you enjoy working with your hands?|
|Are you comfortable working with numbers and performing calculations?|
|Do you enjoy working with a variety of tools and machinery?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?|
|Can you spot differences in size, shape and form?|
|Would you enjoy interacting with site supervisors, customers, suppliers, co-workers and other tradespeople to get the job done?|
|Can you read and interpret blueprints and schematics?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Tool and Gauge Inspector may be for you!
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