U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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51-7042 Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing
Set up, operate, or tend woodworking machines, such as drill presses, lathes, shapers, routers, sanders, planers, and wood nailing machines. May operate CNC equipment.
Illustrative examples: Wood Planer,
Wood Lathe Operator,
Wood Dowel Machine Operator
Broad Occupation: 51-7040 Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders
Minor Group: 51-7000 Woodworkers
Major Group: 51-0000 Production Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010