Assemble costume jewelries, using foot press.
Data from U.S. Department of Labor
What do Swedgers do?
Assembles costume jewelry, using foot press: Inserts prongs of one finding into corresponding holes of another, and shapes findings with pliers to obtain fit. Positions findings under swedging tool in press. Depresses pedal or moves lever to lower swedging tool that spreads and flattens prongs to combine findings.
Should I be a Swedger?
You should have
degree or higher and share these traits:
You can always be counted on to do a good job.
You pay close attention to all the little details.
You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
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How to become a Swedger
Swedgers 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.
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