Jewel Bearing Maker

Grind, drill, and finish sapphire jewel bearings.
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Salary Range
$19,000 – $61,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Jewel Bearing Makers do?

Grinds, drills, and finishes sapphire jewel bearings for use in precision instruments, such as compasses, meters, and chronometers: Grinds and faces sapphire blanks to flatten surfaces, and turns edges, to form bearings of specified size and thickness. Drills and finishes holes in centers of bearings.

Should I be a Jewel Bearing Maker?

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

  • Also known as: Jewelry Bearing Maker, Jewelry-Casting-Model Maker, Jewelry-Casting-Model-Maker Apprentice, Jewelry Maker

    How to become a Jewel Bearing Maker

    Jewel Bearing 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 Jewel Bearing Maker-related education!
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