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NOC 9434 Other wood processing machine operators

Example Titles
Automatic veneer clipper tender – wood processing
Barker operator
Barker operator – wood processing
Barking machine operator – wood processing
Chip screen tender – wood processing
Chip-mixing machine tender – wood processing
Chipper operator
Chipper operator – wood processing
Clipper operator – wood processing
Core layer – wood processing
Core-laying machine tender – wood processing
Debarker operator – wood processing
Dip tank tender – wood processing
Drop sorter operator – wood processing
Drum barker tender – wood processing
Drying kiln operator – wood processing
Edge gluer – wood processing
Excelsior machine tender
Flaker operator – wood processing
Fuel log maker – wood processing
Hardboard press operator – wood processing
Hardboard-forming line operator
Hardboard-grinding machine operator
Hardboard-oiling machine tender
Hot press operator – wood processing
Humidifier tender – wood processing
Hydraulic barker operator – wood processing
Incising machine tender – wood processing
Insulation board press tender
Jointer tender – wood processing
Lathe spotter – wood processing
Layup machine operator – wood processing
Log cooker – wood processing
Log vat tender – wood processing
Lumber drop sorter – wood processing
Lumber kiln operator
Machine lumber sorter
Machine plywood patcher
Multidrum sander operator
Panel-groover operator – wood processing
Panel-sanding machine operator – wood processing
Particleboard line operator
Particleboard-forming machine operator
Particleboard-sizing saw tender
Patcher operator – wood processing
Plywood and veneer patcher and repairer
Plywood bundler
Plywood panel assembler
Plywood panel groover operator – wood processing
Plywood patcher
Plywood press operator
Plywood-sizing saw tender – wood processing
Ring barker operator – wood processing
Scarf gluer – wood processing
Scarfer tender – wood processing
Scarfing machine tender – wood processing
Tempering plant tender
Timber treating tank operator
Treating worker – wood preserving
Veneer clipper – wood processing
Veneer cutter – wood processing
Veneer dryer tender
Veneer dryer tender – wood processing
Veneer jointer – wood processing
Veneer jointer operator – wood processing
Veneer lathe operator
Veneer lathe operator – wood processing
Veneer matcher – wood processing
Veneer patcher – wood processing
Veneer reel tender – wood processing
Veneer slicer-lather – wood processing
Veneer splicer tender – wood processing
Veneer strip cut-off sawyer – wood processing
Veneer taper – wood processing
Veneer-slicing machine operator – wood processing
Waferboard press operator
Waferboard press operator – wood processing
Wood flour miller
Wood particle dryer tender
Wood particles mixer-dryer tender
Wood treater
Wood treater – wood preserving
Wood-oiling machine operator – wood processing

Lead statement
Other wood processing machine operators operate and tend wood processing equipment and machines to remove bark from logs, produce wood chips, preserve and treat wood, and produce waferboards, particleboards, hardboards, insulation boards, plywood, veneers and similar wood products. They are employed in sawmills, woodrooms of pulp mills, planing mills, wood treatment plants, waferboard plants and other wood processing plants.

Main duties
This group performs some or all of the following duties:
Operate and tend various wood processing equipment and machines to remove bark, knots and dirt from logs; reduce logs or sawmill waste into wood chips or flakes; stack and band lumber; screen wood chips; and produce waferboards, particleboards, hardboards and insulation boards
Operate and tend conveyors, lathes, sanding machines and other equipment to peel and slice veneer from logs and log sections, and to glue, press, trim, sand and splice veneer sheets
Operate and tend kilns, treating tanks and other equipment to dry lumber and other wood products, and to treat chemically and impregnate wood products with preservatives
Observe equipment, panel indicators, video monitors, and other instruments to detect malfunctions and ensure that processes are operating according to specifications
Assemble plywood panels and repair plywood and veneer mechanically or manually
Start up, shut down, set up, adjust and assist in maintaining processing equipment and machines as required
Complete and maintain production reports.

Source: Canada website