Precision Machine Technology

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This program, offered at Adams High School, provides students the hands-on experience needed to understand precision machining technology. Students are prepared for entry level positions in the machine tool industry. Students will be trained in the conventional areas (lathes, mills, drills, and grinders), as well as in Computer Numerical Control (CNC).

Students Learn

  • Metalworking skills, including grinding, milling, turning
  • Machinery operation skills
  • Time management
  • Industry trends
  • Machine error assessment and repair

A student working with a machinePossible Careers

Upon graduation:

  • Machinist
  • Machine assembly
  • Tool designer
  • Tool and die maker
  • Quality control inspector
  • Service representative

Bachelor’s degree:

  • Mechanical engineer
  • Inspector
  • Engineering teacher