Profession wood products assembler
Wood products assemblers put together products from premade pieces of wood. They operate machines, often hydraulic, that bind the various elements of a product together using joints, glue or other fasteners. Assemblers put the elements in place, operate the machine and look out for problems.
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- Realistic / Conventional
- Woodworking processes
Steps in the processing of wood for the manufacturing of wooden articles and types of machines used for these processes such as drying, shaping, assembling and surface finishing.
- Types of wood
Types of wood, such as birch, pine, poplar, mahogany, maple and tulipwood.
- Woodworking tools
The various tools used to process wood, such as planers, chisels and lathes.
- Construction products
The offered construction materials, their functionalities, properties and legal and regulatory requirements.
- Wood products
The various wood products such as lumber and furniture, their functionalities, properties and legal and regulatory requirements.
- Join wood elements
Bind wooden materials together using a variety of techniques and materials. Determine the optimal technique to join the elements, like stapling, nail, gluing or screwing. Determine the correct work order and make the joint.
- Use technical documentation
Understand and use technical documentation in the overall technical process.
- Manipulate wood
Manipulate the properties, shape and size of wood.
- Work safely with machines
Check and safely operate machines and equipment required for your work according to manuals and instructions.
- Perform pre-assembly quality checks
Inspect product parts for faults or damages, using testing equipment if necessary, and check that the received lot is complete before assembling the finished products.