Silverware Assembler

Assemble silver hollow ware.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Silverware Assemblers do?

Assembles silver hollowware, such as lazy susans, teapots, creamers, and chafing dishes: Drills holes in parts, using bench drill. Screws, bolts, or pins base, legs, and lid to body of hollowware, using handtools. Adjusts length of legs, or flattens base with mallet so article stands firm and level. Mixes plastic ingredients, following formula, to form adhesive compound, and glues handle to hollowware. May ream and tap holes, using bench drill and tap. May fasten parts together by swedging. May buff and polish articles after assembly to remove finger marks.


Should I be a Silverware Assembler?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • How to become a Silverware Assembler

    Silverware Assemblers 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 Silverware Assembler-related education!
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