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51-9071.00 - Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

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Clean and polish metal items and jewelry pieces, using jewelers' tools, polishing wheels, and chemical baths.

51-9194.00 Etchers and Engravers
  • Clean and polish engraved areas.
  • Prepare workpieces for etching or engraving by cutting, sanding, cleaning, polishing, or treating them with wax, acid resist, lime, etching powder, or light-sensitive enamel.
  • Neutralize workpieces to remove acid, wax, or enamel, using water, solvents, brushes, or specialized machines.
51-4193.00 Plating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
  • Rinse coated objects in cleansing liquids and dry them with cloths, centrifugal driers, or by tumbling in sawdust-filled barrels.
  • Operate sandblasting equipment to roughen and clean surfaces of workpieces.
  • Clean workpieces, using wire brushes.
51-9022.00 Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand
  • Grind, sand, clean, or polish objects or parts to correct defects or to prepare surfaces for further finishing, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Spread emery powder or other polishing compounds on stone, or wet stone surfaces with hoses, and guide buffing wheels over stone to polish surfaces.
51-9123.00 Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers
  • Clean surfaces of workpieces in preparation for coating, using cleaning fluids, solvents, brushes, scrapers, steam, sandpaper, or cloth.
  • Rinse, drain, or wipe coated workpieces to remove excess coating material or to facilitate setting of finish coats on workpieces.
51-9083.00 Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Clean finished lenses and eyeglasses, using cloths and solvents.
  • Set dials and start machines to polish lenses or hold lenses against rotating wheels to polish them manually.

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