Fiberglass Model Maker

Make fiberglass models or molds for casting concrete products.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Fiberglass Model Makers do?

Makes fiberglass model or molds for casting concrete products: Brushes wax on model to prevent adhesion of fiberglass. Lays up fiberglass on top of model to form mold, building layers of resin and fiberglass around model for smooth, hard finish. Constructs and repairs wooden molds, using carpenter tools.

Should I be a Fiberglass Model Maker?

You should have a high school 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.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Model Maker, Fiberglass

    How to become a Fiberglass Model Maker

    Fiberglass Model Makers generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Fiberglass Model Maker-related education!
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