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Metal and Plastic Patternmakers

Skills & Knowledge

 

Most Important Skills for Metal and Plastic Patternmakers


 

Most Important Knowledge Areas for Metal and Plastic Patternmakers



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Describe Your Skills


People who have worked in this career typically perform the following tasks. These statements can help a prospective employer understand what you can do, on a resume or during an interview.

  • Controlling machines and processes.
  • Collecting information from different sources.
  • Organizing, planning, and prioritizing work.
  • Inspecting equipment, structures, or materials to find or fix problems.
  • Communicating with supervisors, co-workers, or people that work under you.
  • Making decisions or solving problems.
  • Drafting, laying out, and specifying technical devices, parts, and equipment.
  • Identifying information by categorizing, comparing, or detecting changes in circumstances or events.

 

Careers that Use Similar Skills


The following careers use skills, knowledge, and abilities that are similar to those used for Metal and Plastic Patternmakers.

 

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O*NET in-it

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