What does a tool and die maker do?
Machinists and tool and die makers set up and operate machine tools to produce precision metal parts, instruments, and tools.
What do I need to get a tool and die maker job?
These career fields are highly in demand, and highly dependent upon the availability of apprenticeships. You can enter an apprenticeship program with a high school diploma and in 3-4 years graduate as a fully qualified professional. Your salary will increase from entry level to mid level as you move forward in your training.
Careers in these fields can provide opportunities for career advancement through management and quality control positions.
Careers in these fields can provide opportunities for career advancement through management and quality control positions.To find manufacturing apprenticeship opportunities in your area visit the Maryland Apprenticeship Locator. For more information about manufacturing apprenticeships contact the Maryland Apprenticeship Training Program.