Profession nailing machine operator

Nailing machine operators work with machines that nail wooden elements together, usually hydraulically. They put the elements to be nailed in the right position, and monitor the process to prevent downtime.

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Personality Type

  • Realistic / Conventional


  • Operate nailing machinery

    Set up and operate machinery and equipment that uses nails to fasten wooden parts together to create goods, such as boxes, crates or pallets.

  • Work safely with machines

    Check and safely operate machines and equipment required for your work according to manuals and instructions.

Optional knowledge and skills

conduct routine machinery checks keep records of work progress prepare production reports consult technical resources inspect quality of products identify hazards in the workplace perform machine maintenance inspect machinery ensure conformity to specifications carry out measurements of parts record production data for quality control dispose of cutting waste material provide advice to technicians