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Machine Operator- Wood
Ref No.: 18-00687
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
We are currently hiring for an entry level wood worker for a local Grand Rapids company. This position will be responsible for:
  • Set up, program, operate, or tend computerized or manual woodworking machines, such as drill presses, lathes, shapers, routers, sanders, planers, or wood-nailing machines.
  • Examine finished work pieces for smoothness, shape, angle, depth-of-cut, or conformity to specifications and verify dimensions, visually and using hands, rules, calipers, templates, or gauges.
  • Start machines, adjust controls, and make trial cuts to ensure that machinery is operating properly.
  • Monitor operation of machines and make adjustments to correct problems and ensure conformance to specifications.
  • Examine raw woodstock for defects and to ensure conformity to size and other specification standards.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • The ability to quickly respond (with the hand, finger, or foot) to a signal (sound, light, picture) when it appears.
  • The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine to exact positions.
  • The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
  • The ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects.
  • The ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted.
  • The ability to imagine how something will look after it is moved around or when its parts are moved or rearranged.
  • The ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and/or legs.
  • The ability to time your movements or the movement of a piece of equipment in anticipation of changes in the speed and/or direction of a moving object or scene

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