Grinding and Polishing Workers (Hand)

Top 3 grinding and polishing Jobs

  • Grinder/Polisher - Sheet Metal Fabricating - MARCRES MANUFACTURING INC - Mount Prospect, IL

    This position is responsible for performing precision smoothing, polishing and/or grinding of fabricated metal parts in a job shop environment. Primary Responsibilities: * Deburr, grind and polish ...

  • Grinder, Full-Time or Part-Time, 1st or 2nd Shift - Northstar Metal Products - Glendale Heights, IL

    Sets up and adjusts needed tools and polishing equipment * Holds and moves pats against buffing or polishing wheel to smooth surfaces, produce specified finish or cut down plating defects * Grinds ...

  • CNC Grinder - SkillsetGroup - Professional Staffing Solutions - Santa Ana, CA

    This position will be performing cylindrical grinding , polishing , surface finishing & threading of metal parts. CNC Grinder setup experience is a must. Experience in an Aerospace manufacturing ...

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What Grinding and polishing workers Do

Grind, sand, or polish, using hand tools or hand-held power tools, a variety of metal, wood, stone, clay, plastic, or glass objects. Includes chippers, buffers, and finishers.


Grinding and polishing worker Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 23,700
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $35,670

Job Outlook for Grinding and polishing workers

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -3,200
  • Growth rate: -14 percent (Decline)

How to Become a Grinding and polishing worker

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: No formal educational credential
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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