Model Maker creates, designs, and constructs tools and parts in a variety of materials such as wood and plastic. Uses blueprints, drawings, and/or CAD designs to create models according to established specifications. Being a Model Maker may perform minor repair on model making machinery. Requires a high school diploma. Additionally, Model Maker typically reports to a supervisor. The Model Maker works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Model Maker typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification.