Ripsaw Operators

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Ripsaw Operators

Ripsaw Operators - Skills and Abilities

Sawing machine operators need to:

Reason and Problem Solve

  • Notice when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong.
  • Concentrate and not be distracted while performing a task.
  • Analyze ideas and use logic to determine their strengths and weaknesses.
  • Combine several pieces of information and draw conclusions.
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  • Use reasoning to discover answers to problems.

Manage Oneself, People, Time, and Things

  • Check how well one is learning or doing something.

Work with Things

  • Operate and control equipment.
  • Watch gauges, dials, and output to make sure a machine is working properly.
  • Determine the causes of technical problems and find solutions for them.
  • Inspect and evaluate the quality of products.
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.