Machine Tooling Technics Career Outlook

Percent Employed

100%

Employed

 

Northwood Tech 2020-2021 Graduate Follow-Up Survey

Employed in Related Field

100%

Employed in a Related Field

 

Northwood Tech 2020-2021 Graduate Follow-Up Survey

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$45,756 - $49,916

Range of Yearly Salary

Northwood Tech 2020-2021 Graduate Follow-Up Survey

 

 

 


Careers

Typical positions available after graduation include:

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Tool and Die Mold Maker

Tool and Die Makers set up and operate a variety of computer-controlled and mechanically controlled machine tools to produce precision metal parts, instruments and tools.

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CNC Machinist

Develop programs to control machining or processing of metal or plastic parts by automatic machine tools, equipment or systems.

Additional opportunities include:

  • Machinist Apprentice

  • Machine Operator

  • Setup Person

  • Programmer

  • Maintenance Machinist

Transfer Opportunities

After you complete your Machine Tooling Technics technical diploma at Northwood Tech, you can transfer to another college to continue your education and earn your bachelor's degree and beyond. 

Hear From Graduates

"I make airplane parts and parts for fire nozzles, sprayer nozzles, and cleaning equipment. I also do work for a local welding shop. I’ve done some custom work, too, like parts for hot rods. It’s a good variety."

Andrew H., Machine Tooling Technics graduate

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Nicole Messicci

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715.685.3039

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715.752.8119

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Rachel Lee

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715.319.7331

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