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Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

Task Duties
Adjust, clean, or repair products or processing equipment to correct defects found during inspections.
Collect or select samples for testing or for use as models.
Compare colors, shapes, textures, or grades of products or materials with color charts, templates, or samples to verify conformance to standards.
Fabricate, install, position, or connect components, parts, finished products, or instruments for testing or operational purposes.
Make minor adjustments to equipment, such as turning setscrews to calibrate instruments to required tolerances.
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*Note: Not all occupations will have a full list of Task Duties or associated programs

Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following public postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Barton Community College SCALE TECHNICIAN Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 25