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Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

On the Job


Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters cut, shape, and assemble wooden pieces. They set up and operate woodworking machines, such as power saws, jointers, and mortises to cut lumber.

Physical Demands   

This career requires time standing, walking, or running.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


O*NET in-it

This page includes information from the O*NET 24.2 Database by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA). Used under the CC BY 4.0 license. O*NET® is a trademark of USDOL/ETA.


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