Tapper II

Tend tapping machines that cut internal threads in watch-setting levers.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$21,000 – $48,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Tapper IIs do?

Tends tapping machine that cuts internal threads in watch-setting levers: Places levers in holding fixture of machine and aligns hole in lever under tap. Starts machine that lowers tap into holes to cut threads. Verifies size of hole, using plug and thread gauges. Removes burrs from tapped hole, using powered burr cutter.

Should I be a Tapper II?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Independent: You enjoy flying solo and doing things your own way.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • How to become a Tapper II

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