Bench Shear Operator

Cut sheet metal furniture parts to shape with hand-operated bench shears.

What does a Bench Shear Operator do?

Cuts sheet metal furniture parts to shape with hand-operated bench shears: Scribes cutting lines on one sheet or receives sample sheet marked by another worker. Places sheet in shears with one line of cut on edge of lower knife. Pulls lever to cut sheet along line. Advances sheet into shears as separate cuts are made on scribed lines until shape is completely cut. Marks other sheets as desired, using first sheet as pattern, and cuts parts from sheets.