Tool/Tooling Makers make repairs to specialized equipment, cutting tools, gauges, jigs, fixtures, prototypes, and mechanical devices used for testing parts. They also produce components to build machines and tooling used to create various industrial and consumer products.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Tool/Tooling Maker (630T)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers average $14.00-$28.00 per hour.
Tool/Tooling Maker (630T)
|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?|
|Do you like learning about new technology?
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Tool/Tooling Maker may be for you!
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