Mounter I

Feed tungsten filament wire coils into machine.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $40,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Mounter Is do?

Feeds tungsten filament wire coils into machine that mounts them to stems in electric light bulbs: Inserts coils, using tweezers, into slotted plate of spider mounting machine which automatically drops them into position on lead wires attached to stem and loops these wires over coils to hold them securely. Examines finished mounts emerging from machine for imperfections.

Should I be a Mounter I?

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.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Calm Under Pressure: You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.

  • How to become a Mounter I

    Most Mounter Is 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:9gfaaa&chl=no+college+%2884%25%29|certificate+%289%25%29|associate%27s+%287%25%29|||doctorate+%281%25%29&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,84,84
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