- Review work orders and blueprints to ensure work is performed according to specifications.
||Coil Winders, Tapers, and Finishers
- Review work orders and specifications to determine materials needed and types of parts to be processed.
||Engine and Other Machine Assemblers
- Read and interpret assembly blueprints or specifications manuals, and plan assembly or building operations.
||Electromechanical Equipment Assemblers
- Read blueprints and specifications to determine component parts and assembly sequences of electromechanical units.
||Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
- Read work orders or blueprints to determine specified tolerances and sequences of operations for machine setup.
||Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers
- Read job orders and inspect workpieces to determine work procedures and materials required.
||Medical Appliance Technicians
- Read prescriptions or specifications to determine the type of product or device to be fabricated and the materials and tools that will be required.
||Model Makers, Wood
- Read blueprints, drawings, or written specifications, and consult with designers to determine sizes and shapes of patterns and required machine setups.
||Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders
- Read work orders and communicate with coworkers to determine machine and equipment settings and adjustments and supply and product specifications.
||Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic
- Analyze job orders, drawings, blueprints, specifications, printed circuit board pattern films, and design data to calculate dimensions, tool selection, machine speeds, and feed rates.
||Dental Laboratory Technicians
- Read prescriptions or specifications and examine models or impressions to determine the design of dental products to be constructed.
||Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
- Study blueprints, layouts or charts, and job orders for information on specifications and tooling instructions, and to determine material requirements and operational sequences.
||Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic
- Study blueprints, layouts, sketches, or work orders to assess workpiece specifications and to determine tooling instructions, tools and materials needed, and sequences of operations.
||Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic
- Read and interpret blueprints or drawings of parts to be cast or patterns to be made, compute dimensions, and plan operational sequences.
||Stone Cutters and Carvers, Manufacturing
- Study artistic objects or graphic materials, such as models, sketches, or blueprints, to plan carving or cutting techniques.
||Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers
- Read and interpret schematic drawings, diagrams, blueprints, specifications, work orders, or reports to determine materials requirements or assembly instructions.
||Model Makers, Metal and Plastic
- Study blueprints, drawings, and sketches to determine material dimensions, required equipment, and operations sequences.
||Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders
- Read work orders, recipes, or formulas to determine cooking times and temperatures, and ingredient specifications.
||Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians
- Examine prescriptions, work orders, or broken or used eyeglasses to determine specifications for lenses, contact lenses, or other optical elements.
||Timing Device Assemblers and Adjusters
- Review blueprints, sketches, or work orders to gather information about tasks to be completed.