precision instrument assembler


Precision instrument assemblers read blueprints and assembly drawings to assemble precision instruments such as micrometers, gauges, thermostats and utility meters. They collect the different components and piece them together using hand tools or machinery. Furthermore they calibrate the instruments and test their precision.

Alternative label

  • precision instrument craftsperson

  • micrometer tester

  • thermostat calibrator

  • gauge assembler

  • precision instrument craftsman

  • precision instrument calibrator

  • gauge calibrator

  • micrometer assembler

  • thermostat assembler

  • precision instrument maker

  • thermostat tester

  • gauge tester

  • meter assembler

  • precision instrument craftswoman

  • meter calibrator

  • precision instrument tester

  • meter tester

  • micrometer calibrator

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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