Job requirements Machining Tool Operator near Toronto (ON)

Find out what you typically need to work as a machining tool operator near Toronto (ON). These requirements are applicable to all Machining tool operators (NOC 94106).

Employment requirements

This is what you typically need for the job.

  • Secondary school education is required.
  • College or other courses in machining may be required.
  • Several weeks of on-the-job training are provided.
  • Senior positions in this unit group, such as set-up operator, require experience as a machine operator.

Source National Occupational Classification

Professional certification and licensing


If this occupation is regulated, you may need to get a professional license from a regulatory authority before you can start working. Licensing can be compulsory or voluntary, depending on the occupation.

  • If the licence is compulsory, you must be certified before you can practise the occupation and use the professional designation.
  • If the licence is voluntary, you don’t need to be certified to practise this occupation.

Find out if this occupation is regulated and contact the regulatory authority to learn about the certification process.

Job title Roll Grinder/turner
Regulatory body: Ontario College of Trades
Job title Tool And Cutter Grinder
Regulatory body: Ontario College of Trades

Source Foreign Credential Recognition Program - ESDC

Find out where this occupation is regulated in Canada

Do you want to work in another province or territory?

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