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Gear Machinist, Journeyman Machinist, Machine Operator, Machine Repair Person, Machinist, Maintenance Machinist, Maintenance Specialist, Production Machinist, Set-Up Machinist, Tool Room Machinist


Median wages (2016)$20.05 hourly, $41,700 annual Projected growth (2014-2024) Faster than average (9% to 13%) Faster than average (9% to 13%)

Precision Production Metals Student

nims accredited

Gain knowledge and skills in machining and manufacturing. Learn using the latest computer-based machining and manufacturing processes.

Students acquire knowledge and skills through hands-on learning experiences.

Courses of Study

  • Machining Setup and Calculations

  • Welding Processes

  • Metal Fabrication and Form Design

  • CNC Programming

  • Blueprint Reading

Industry Certifications

Class Requirements'

Students are responsible for:

  • Protective shoes

  • Safety glasses

Students load a shear machine in the PPM shop.