Required Education & Training
  • Short-term Certificate or Pre-Apprenticeship
Industry Recognized Credentials Median Wages $39,834 Education Providers
  • Community colleges
  • Ohio Technical Centers
  • various vendors
  • All from the above position, plus:
  • Demonstrate use of machine safety and PPE
  • Use calipers, dimensional metrology, precision measurement tools
  • Inspect materials and parts
  • Plan job and prepare for production
  • Load parts, follow a set up sheet
  • Maintain milling/turning equipment
  • Operate presses, grinders, hones
  • Perform benchwork – deburr, clean, prep parts for next operation
  • Other technical competencies as demonstrated by at least 2 NIMS Credentials: Benchwork and Layout; Measurement, Materials, and Safety
All Levels

Foundational employability skills, basic math and computer skills, written and verbal communication skills; safety awareness; drug free
Note: each position must demonstrate the competencies and credentials of the previous position