Printed Circuit Boards Die Set-Up Operator

Set up and adjust punching dies in blanking and piercing machines.
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Salary Range
$20,000 – $44,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Printed Circuit Boards Die Set-Up Operators do?

Sets up and adjusts punching dies in blanking and piercing machines used to fabricate printed circuit boards: Reads job order to determine specified dies to be installed. Removes face block from shaft assembly and installs dies according to specifications, using handtools. Replaces face block and aligns shaft assembly with die. Tightens bolts to secure die base and to prevent movement during machine operation. Turns flywheel by hand to ensure complete compression and expansion cycles. Adjusts shaft height as required and locks shaft assembly in vertical position, using handtools. Starts and stops machine and observes operation to detect machine malfunctions.


Should I be a Printed Circuit Boards Die Set-Up Operator?

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.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.

  • Also known as: Die Set-Up Operator, Printed Circuit Boards

    How to Become a
    Printed Circuit Boards Die Set-Up Operator

    Most Printed Circuit Boards Die Set-Up Operators 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:9baaaa&chl=no+college+%2898%25%29|certificate+%282%25%29|associate%27s+%281%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,98,98
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