Set up, operate, or tend machines that cut or slice materials, such as glass, stone, cork, rubber, tobacco, food, paper, or insulating material.
Computer Numerical Control Operator (CNC Operator), Converting Operator, Cutter, Cutter Operator, Cutting Machine Operator, Cutting Pressman, Die Cutter Operator, Flat Cutter, Leather Cutter, Machine Operator, Paper Cutter, Rotary Operator, Saw Operator, Sheeter, Sheeter Operator, Skiver Operator, Slitter, Slitter Operator, Threshing Operator, Trimmer, Trimmer Operator
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