Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

Top 3 tool grinders Jobs

  • CNC Grinder Set up/Operator - Custom Tool & Grinding - Washington, PA

    Design cutting tools and program CNC tool grinders * Setup the Machine to grind the tools * Run small batch production or oversee human or robotic production * Maintain grinding wheels for production

  • Tool Design Manufacturing Engineer - JCSI - Valencia, CA

    Knowledge of cutting tool grinder programming and processes (Numroto and Tool Studio). * Understanding of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems. * Problem-solving skills with knowledge of root ...

  • Tool Room Attendant - Machinists Incorporated - Seattle, WA

    ... of tool grinding would be an added benefit. This is an opportunity for either someone who wants to get their career started in the manufacturing industry or someone who enjoys working within the ...

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What Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners Do

Perform precision smoothing, sharpening, polishing, or grinding of metal objects.


Tool grinder, filer, and sharpener Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 6,200
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $38,430

Job Outlook for Tool grinders, filers, and sharpeners

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -100
  • Growth rate: -2 percent (Decline)

How to Become a Tool grinder, filer, and sharpener

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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