Fiberglass Quality Technician

Test fiberglass yarns, fibers, or binder solutions.
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Salary Range
$20,000 – $56,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Fiberglass Quality Technicians do?

Tests fiberglass yarn, fibers, or binder solutions at any stage in manufacturing process to determine if standards are met: Weighs samples of fiber and binder solution on balance scales before and after drying in miniature oven and burning in muffle furnace, and computes percentage of binder on fiber and percentage of solids in binder solution, using slide rule or mathematical formula. Examines and tests goods returned by customer or at customer’s establishment to detect manufacturing defects or damage incurred in transit and records results for use by quality control and production supervisors.


Should I be a Fiberglass Quality Technician?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Quality Technician, Fiberglass

    How to Become a
    Fiberglass Quality Technician

    Most Fiberglass Quality Technicians have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9zcaaa&chl=no+college+%2869%25%29|certificate+%2828%25%29|associate%27s+%283%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,69,69
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