Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Dependability * Independence * Adaptability/Flexibility * Cooperation * Persistence * Achievement/Effort * Self Control * Initiative
Representative Tasks * Observe operation of timepiece parts and subassemblies to determine accuracy of movement, and to diagnose causes of defects. * Assemble and install components of timepieces to complete mechanisms, using watchmakers' tools and loupes. * Test operation and fit of timepiece parts and subassemblies, using electronic testing equipment, tweezers, watchmakers' tools, and loupes.
Job Family Production
Sample Job Titles Adjuster, Assembler, Balance and Hairspring Assembler, Banking Pin Adjuster, Barrel Assembler, Barrel Bridge Assembler, Barrel Endshake Adjuster, Calibration Specialist, Calibrationist, Calibrator, Chronometer Adjuster, Chronometer Assembler, Chronometer Assembler and Adjuster, Chronometer Balance and Hairspring Assembler, Clock and Watch Assembler, Clock Repairer, Clockmaker, Dial Maker, Digital Watch Assembler, Electrical Calibrator, Electrical Timing Device Calibrator, Escapement Maker, Escapement Matcher, Hairspring Adjuster, Hairspring Assembler, Hairspring Setter, Hairspring Staker, Hairspring Truer, Hairspring Vibrator, Horologist, Manufacturing Assembler, Marine Chronometer Assembler, Pallet Maker, Pallet Stone Inserter, Pallet Stone Positioner, Poiser, Time Stamp Assembler, Timing Adjuster, Timing Device Specialist, Truer, Watch Assembler, Watch Repairer, Watch Technician, Watch Train Assembler, Watchmaker.