Set up, operate, or tend wood sawing machines. May operate computer numerically controlled (CNC) equipment. Includes lead sawyers.
Backup Sawyer, Band Saw Operator, Bandmill Operator, Chop Saw Operator, Curve Saw Operator, Cut Off Saw Operator, Debarker Operator, Edgerman, Knot Saw Operator, Panel Saw Operator, Planer, Resaw Operator, Rip Saw Operator, Saw Operator, Sawyer, Trim Saw Operator, Utility Operator
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