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CARPENTER

...plan compete projects from initial layout of final assembly or installation. select lumber, materials and supplies required to complete assigned work. work from drawings, sketches, blue prints own knowledge of construction methods/techniques. apply coverings like formica and linoleum with proper...

CARPENTER

...direct truck-crane operator any industry in positioning floor, wall, ceiling and roof panels on house foundation. align fastens panels, using chalkline, hammer and nails. cuts openings in floor panels for wiring, using power saw. measure, cuts, and fastens siding, exterior trim, and sheetrock to ...

CARPENTER PROTOTYPE

...read preliminary blueprints to define bulkhead dimensions position. transfer dimensions to marine plywood, using tape measure, square additionally marking devices. cuts wood to specified dimensions, using portable electric saw. lift and carries wood climbs scaffolds to position plywood in hull....

CARPENTER BRIDGE

...strike timbers with hammer listens to sound to detect decay. install temporary support to hold structure in place while decayed timber is removed. loosen nuts bolts that hold timber in place, using hand wrench or air-powered wrench. remove timber, using crowbar, or hammers on timber to slide it ou...

MAINTENANCE CARPENTER

...build, repairs and installs counters, cabinets, benches, partitions, floors, doors, building framework and trim, using carpenters handtools power tools. install glass in windows, doors and partitions. replace damaged ceiling tile, floor tile, and wall coverings. may build cabinets other wooden equ...

CARPENTER BOX

...measure, marks and saws boards to specified size, using ruler, pencil and power saws. assemble nails boards together, using hammer, power stapler, or nailing machine. repair damaged containers by replacing damaged parts, using handtools. salvage used crating by removing nails from board with hammer...

CARPENTER ROUGH

...examine specifications to define dimensions of structure. measure boards, timbers, or plywood, using square, measuring tape and ruler and marks cutting lines on materials, using pencil scriber. saws boards plywood panels to required sizes. nail cleats braces across boards to construct concrete-s...

BRIDGE CARPENTER

...strike timbers with hammer listens to sound to detect decay. install temporary support to hold structure in place while decayed timber is removed. loosen nuts bolts that hold timber in place, using hand wrench or air-powered wrench. remove timber, using crowbar, or hammers on timber to slide it ou...

CARPENTER MOLD

...lays out marks measurements on material from blueprints, drawings, or samples, shapes material to size with handtools or power saw, fits mold sections with hand plane, chisel, or jointer and joins sections with wood screws to construct new molds or patterns. remove damaged or worn parts & fashion...

CARPENTER FORM

...study blueprints and diagrams to define type dimension of forms to be constructed. saws lumber to blueprint dimensions, using handsaw or power saw and nails lumber together to make form panels. erect built-in-place forms or assembles installs prefabricated forms on construction site according to...

CONSTRUCTION CARPENTER

...shape or cut materials to specified measurements, using hand tools, machines, or power saws. study specifications in blueprints, sketches, or building plans to prepare project layout and determine dimensions materials required. assemble and fasten materials to make frameworks or props, using ha...

CARPENTER LABOR SUPERVISOR

...supervise and coordinates activities of workers engaged in supplying materials to workers who construct, erect, install, and repair wooden structures fixtures. direct work crew to strip forms dismantle temporary wooden structures. may supervise workers engaged in pouring concrete into wooden for...

MOLD CARPENTER

...lays out marks measurements on material from blueprints, drawings, or samples, shapes material to size with handtools or power saw, fits mold sections with hand plane, chisel, or jointer and joins sections with wood screws to construct new molds or patterns. remove damaged or worn parts & fashion...

CARPENTER WOODEN TANK ERECTING

...compute reference points from blueprints, diagrams and other specifications, using measuring instruments. measure & marks position of dunnage subjoints on foundation lifts dunnage into place, manually or using powered hoist. wedge leveling shims under dunnage, using carpenters level handtools....

BENCH CARPENTER

...read blueprints, shop drawings, or written instructions to define method sequence of assembling parts. measure, shapes, adjusts, trims and sands parts joints to make parts fit snugly, using rulers, handtools and sandpaper. apply glue and inserts dowels or screws to fasten subassemblies together ...

CARPENTERS SUPERVISOR

...examine blueprints to define dimensions of structure. lays out floorplan cabinetwork, using rule, framing square and calipers. select materials and structural units, like lumber, prefabricated doors and cabinets of wood or plastic, and paneling, and inspects them to make sure conformance with p...

ACOUSTICAL CARPENTER

...measure and marks surface to lay out work, according to blueprints drawings. inspect furrings, mechanical mountings and masonry surface for plumbness level, using spirit or water level. nail or screws molding to wall to support and seal joint between ceiling tile wall. scribe cuts edges of t...

SHIP CARPENTER

...build floors, doors and partitions, using woodworking machines, saws, hammers, braces and other carpenters tools. move controls of winch windlass to raise or lower anchor. grease running gear anchor windlass. replace defective chains or stanchions on lifelines or guardrails. sound water tanks with...

CARPENTER REPAIR

...build, repairs and installs counters, cabinets, benches, partitions, floors, doors, building framework and trim, using carpenters handtools power tools. install glass in windows, doors and partitions. replace damaged ceiling tile, floor tile, and wall coverings. may build cabinets other wooden equ...

CARPENTER PACKING

...read blueprints, shipping notices and other specifications and inspects product to define size and shape of container, materials to be used and types of supports braces to be used. lays out dimensions on materials with ruler, measuring tape and pencil. saws materials to size, using handsaws powe...

CARPENTER SUPERVISOR WOODEN SHIP

...assign workers to specific duties, like building pilot houses, cockpits, or cabins, installing masts or booms, laying keels and installing ribs and fabricating & installing rudders rudder controls. direct workers in such procedures as installing skylights, desks, chairs, cabins and other struct...

CARPENTER MAINTENANCE

...build, repairs and installs counters, cabinets, benches, partitions, floors, doors, building framework and trim, using carpenters handtools power tools. install glass in windows, doors and partitions. replace damaged ceiling tile, floor tile, and wall coverings. may build cabinets other wooden equ...

SUPERVISOR CARPENTERS

...examine blueprints to define dimensions of structure. lays out floorplan cabinetwork, using rule, framing square and calipers. select materials and structural units, like lumber, prefabricated doors and cabinets of wood or plastic, and paneling, and inspects them to make sure conformance with p...

PROTOTYPE CARPENTER

...read preliminary blueprints to define bulkhead dimensions position. transfer dimensions to marine plywood, using tape measure, square additionally marking devices. cuts wood to specified dimensions, using portable electric saw. lift and carries wood climbs scaffolds to position plywood in hull....

CORE COMPOSER MACHINE TENDER

...press button to start machine. depress pedal to convey veneer strips discharged from tenderizer machine onto infeed conveyor of core composer machine. push each strip against wedge-edge detector that detects oblique edges, and positions wedge-shaped veneer strips against oblique edges to form square...

CHAIN PEGGER

...assemble pattern chains that control movement of harness frames shuttle boxes during weaving. arrange rolls separator tubes on cross bars of links, according to pattern diagram and connects links, using handtools. may hammer or screw pegs in wooden pattern chain..

CONTINUOUS DRYOUT OPERATOR

...turn valve to add acid to processing tanks shovels inhibitor into tanks to obtain baths of specified acid concentration. install & adjusts guides, pinch leveler rolls and side shears on processing line, according to specified dimensions of coils to be cleaned, using handtools. move controls to r...

RATE INSERTER

...calculate amount of premium to be charged for various types of insurance, using rate book, calculator, and adding machine. select premium rate based on information in case record folder relating to type and amount of policy based on standard risk factors, like use & age of automobile, location ...

COMMANDING OFFICER MOTOR TRANSPORT DIVISION

...plan schedules departmental activities to maintain police vehicles in operating condition. review complaints about police vehicle malfunctions from field units assigns technical research teams to develop corrective modifications or orders repairs. evaluate work performance of immediate subordinate...

RUBBISH COLLECTION SUPERVISOR

...supervise and coordinates activities of workers engaged in collecting garbage and other refuse transporting refuse to disposal plants or areas. assign routes trucks to workers. perform other duties as described under supervisor any industry master title..

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