Iowa Employer Sawing & Drilling Specialist in MOUNT AYR, Iowa

*Inspect and measure workpieces to mark for cuts and to verify the accuracy of cuts, using rulers, squares, or caliper rules. *Adjust saw blades, using wrenches and rulers, or by turning handwheels or pressing pedals, levers, or panel buttons. *Mount and bolt sawing blades or attachments to machine shafts. *Set up, operate, or tend saws or machines that cut or trim wood to specified dimensions, such as circular saws, band saws, multiple-blade sawing machines, scroll saws, ripsaws, or crozer machines. *Inspect stock for imperfections or to estimate grades or qualities of stock or workpieces.*Measure dimensions of completed products or workpieces to verify conformance to specifications. *Set equipment controls to meet cutting specifications. *Mount attachments or tools onto production equipment. *Set equipment guides, stops, spacers, or other fixtures. *Inspect lumber or raw woodstock.*Production and Processing - Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods. *Mechanical - Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.*Operation and Control - Controlling operations of equipment or systems. *Operation Monitoring - Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly. *Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. *Monitoring - Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action. *Quality Control Analysis - Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.