Driller and Broacher

Tend vertical drills that bore and broach pinholes in watch regulators.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$21,000 – $48,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Driller and Broachers do?

Tends vertical drill that bores and broaches pinholes in watch regulators: Positions regulator in drilling jig, using tweezers, and closes jig. Places jig on table beneath drill, aligns bushing guide holes of jig with drill, using loupe, and depresses drill to bore holes in regulator. Removes drilled regulator from jig, positions and aligns holes under tapered broach, and pulls handle to automatic stop to shape and enlarge holes.

Should I be a Driller and Broacher?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Independent: You enjoy flying solo and doing things your own way.

  • How to become a Driller and Broacher

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