U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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17-3013 Mechanical Drafters
Prepare detailed working diagrams of machinery and mechanical devices, including dimensions, fastening methods, and other engineering information.
Illustrative examples: Aeronautical Drafter,
Tool and Die Designer,
Automotive Design Drafter
Broad Occupation: 17-3010 Drafters
Minor Group: 17-3000 Drafters, Engineering Technicians, and Mapping Technicians
Major Group: 17-0000 Architecture and Engineering Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010