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Occupation Profile for Etchers and Engravers

Engrave or etch metal, wood, rubber, or other materials for identification or decorative purposes. Includes such workers as etcher-circuit processors, pantograph engravers, and silk screen etchers.

 
 
 

 
 
Overview
$25,590.00 Median Annual Wage 0 Average Job Openings Per Year
5.6 Average Unemployment Percentage 58.6 Percentage That Completed High School
14,000 Employment Numbers in 2006 24.2 Percentage That Had Some College
13,000 Employment Numbers in 2016 (est.) 0.0 Percentage That Went Beyond College Degree

Sample Job Titles
Acid Etch Operator
Apprentice, Engraver, Hand
Bowling Ball Engraver
Computer Engraver
Die Cutter
Die Maker
Dynamic Etching Processor
Electronic Engraver Operator
Embosser
Engraver
Engraver Apprentice, Decorative
Engraver, Block
Engraver, Hand
Engraver, Hand, Hard Metals
Engraver, Hand, Soft Metals
Engraver, Machine
Engraver, Picture
Engraver, Rubber
Engraver, Seals
Engrosser
Etched Circuit Processor
Etcher
Etcher, Glass
Etcher, Jewelry or Silverware
Glass Calibrator
Glass Decorator
Glass Engraver
Glass Etcher
Hand Etcher
Hand Screen Printer
Internal Carver
Jewelry Engraver
Jogger Operator
Laser Engraver
Leaf Stamper
Lens Engraver
Letterer
Liner
Machine Engraver
Mechanic, Roller
Mechanical Engraver Operator
Metal Engraver
Metals Engraver
Mold Engraver
Mold Stamper
Music Engraver
Optical Glass Etcher
Pantograph Operator
Patternmaker, Engraving
Photo Engraver
Photochemical Etcher
Plastic Engraver
Plate Cutter
Plate Maker
Plate Maker, Engraving
Printer
Proof Plate Maker
Re Etcher
Repairer, Roller
Retoucher
Roller Engraver
Roller Engraver, Hand
Rubber Engraver
Screen Making Technician
Show Card Letterer
Show Card Writer
Siderographer
Siderographist
Silk Screen Etcher
Silk Screen Processor
Sketch Maker
Steel Die Engraver
Steel Engraver
Stone Engraver
Textile Engraver
Transferrer
Wax Engraver
Wood Block Artist
Wood Engraver
Zinc Plate Cutter

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Knowledge
  • Mathematics — Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
  • Engineering and Technology — Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Sales and Marketing — Knowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services. This includes marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.
  • Medicine and Dentistry — Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures.
  • Physics — Knowledge and prediction of physical principles, laws, their interrelationships, and applications to understanding fluid, material, and atmospheric dynamics, and mechanical, electrical, atomic and sub- atomic structures and processes.
Skills
  • Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
  • Coordination — Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
  • Active Learning — Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Writing — Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • Troubleshooting — Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
Abilities
  • Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Stamina — The ability to exert yourself physically over long periods of time without getting winded or out of breath.
  • Explosive Strength — The ability to use short bursts of muscle force to propel oneself (as in jumping or sprinting), or to throw an object.
  • Oral Comprehension — The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Hearing Sensitivity — The ability to detect or tell the differences between sounds that vary in pitch and loudness.
Tasks
  • Supplemental — Guide stylus over template, causing cutting tool to duplicate design or letters on workpiece.
  • Supplemental — Reduce artwork to be used, using reduction cameras.
  • Core — Engrave and print patterns, designs, etchings, trademarks, or lettering onto flat or curved surfaces of a wide variety of metal, glass, plastic, or paper items, using hand tools or hand-held power tools.
  • Supplemental — Remove completed workpieces and place them in trays.
  • Supplemental — Sandblast exposed areas of glass to cut designs in surfaces, using spray guns.
Activities
  • Monitoring and Controlling Resources — Monitoring and controlling resources and overseeing the spending of money.
  • Guiding, Directing, and Motivating Subordinates — Providing guidance and direction to subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance.
  • Assisting and Caring for Others — Providing personal assistance, medical attention, emotional support, or other personal care to others such as coworkers, customers, or patients.
  • Repairing and Maintaining Electronic Equipment — Servicing, repairing, calibrating, regulating, fine-tuning, or testing machines, devices, and equipment that operate primarily on the basis of electrical or electronic (not mechanical) principles.
  • Getting Information — Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
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