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

  • Manual Tool Grinder - B&T Tool and Engineering, INC - Phoenix, AZ

    We are looking for someone with Monoset grinding experience to grind specialized tooling. Full time position with overtime if desired. Also willing to work with part time people if they should desire

  • CNC Manual Machinist - ENTEK - Lebanon, OR

    Operates alternately more than one type of machine tool such as grinders , millers, drill presses, lathes, etc., on machining operations of moderate complexity. Projects have some diversity and may be ...

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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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