What They Do
Set up, operate, or tend more than one type of cutting or forming machine tool or robot.
High school diploma/GED
Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
Quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions.
See details at close range.
Quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
Keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position.
Tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing that there is a problem.