Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters :

Cut, shape, and assemble wooden articles or set up and operate a variety of woodworking machines, such as power saws, jointers, and mortisers to surface, cut, or shape lumber or to fabricate parts for wood products.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $33,780.00
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education High school diploma or equivalent
Typical Experience Over 2 years, up to and including 4 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 4,775
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 10.07 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Information Gathering
Work Ethic

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Handling and Moving Objects

Set-up production equipment or machinery
Set-up computer numerical control machines
Build cabinets or related interior wood fixtures
Assemble/Disassemble furniture for installation, finishing, or repair
Assemble wood or carpentry products
Assemble/Disassemble manufactured wood products by hand
Don/Doff construction, extraction, or mining related Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Cut industrial materials in preparation for fabrication or processing
Adjust construction equipment or machinery
Fabricate manufactured products, parts, or components by hand
Install interior cabinets
Shape surfaces or edges of wood workpieces
Drill holes in parts, equipment, or materials
Apply protective or decorative finishes to workpieces or products
Attach decorative or functional accessories to products
Prepare building surfaces for paint, finishes, wallpaper, or adhesives
Cut construction material

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