Scagliola Mechanic

Mold imitation marble into objects.
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Salary Range
$19,000 – $44,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Scagliola Mechanics do?

Molds imitation marble into objects, such as desk sets, penholders, sections of pillars, and interior decorative slabs: Compounds materials in vat according to formula. Pours mixture into molds or on glass-flanged table. Dumps set pieces out of molds. Smooths objects with brick covered with moist emery, rottenstone, or other abrasive. Polishes parts with felt-covered brick. May use acetic acid solution to increase polishing quality of felt and add to luster of polished surface.

Should I be a Scagliola Mechanic?

You should have a certificate 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.
  • Independent: You enjoy flying solo and doing things your own way.

  • Also known as: Imitation-Marble Mechanic, Mold Mechanic

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