Instructor: Travis Tucker

Machine Tool Technology Program

The Machine Tool Technology program prepares students for entry-level career opportunities in modern computer-integrated manufacturing environments as machinists, tool & die makers, production-control technicians, quality-control technicians, CNC programmers, and CNC setup and operation technicians. Local industry is heavily involved in this program.

Period of Class and Grade Level

Machine Tool Technology is a two (2) year program.

Students start in the 11th grade and complete the program in their 12th grade year.


Upon completion of this two year program, students will receive the following certifications:

NIMS and OSHA-10

What do they do?

Estimated Pay

Estimated pay salaries for a person in the Machine Tool field

Job Description

Estimated Starting Salary


$36,840 - $47,620

CNC Programmer

$47,610 - $55,250

Tool & Die Maker

$50,410 - $55,750

What Skills Must I Possess?

Local companies that hire machinist (just to name a few):