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Job Description:

  • 1) Operates circular saw mounted on overhead radial arm to cut boards and other woodstock to specifications: Reads work order or receives instructions from supervisor.

  • 2) Turns crank to raise and lower saw to depth of cut.

  • 3) Turns hand nuts and rotates radial arm and saw arbor to set saw for angle and bevel cuts.

  • 4) Lays material on table and aligns cutting mark under saw blade.

  • 5) Starts saw and pushes or pulls rotating blade against workpiece to make cut.

  • 6) Sets and locks blade at right angles to radial arm and feeds material into saw to rip lumber.

  • 7) May replace saw blade with attachments to shape, rout, groove, mortise, or drill workpiece.




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Job Number: 8178