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Saturday 4.19.2014

National Application Center :: career details :: Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

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Career Details :: Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

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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.


Previous work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is required for these occupations. For example, an electrician must have completed three or four years of apprenticeship or several years of vocational training, and often must have passed a licensing exam, in order to perform the job.


Most occupations in this zone require training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree. Some may require a bachelor's degree.


Employees in these occupations usually need one or two years of training involving both on-the-job experience and informal training with experienced workers.


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