Machine Veneer Repairer

Tend machines that cut defects from veneer sheets and repair defects.

What does a Machine Veneer Repairer do?

Tends machine that cuts defects from veneer sheets and repairs defects by inserting patches in cutout areas: Fills feed chute of machine with veneer patch stock and starts machine. Slides and positions veneer sheet on machine table so that defects, such as knots, holes, and pitch pockets are under head of machine. Depresses pedal to activate head that cuts or punches out defective area and inserts patch. Stacks repaired sheets on skids or slides them onto conveyor. May grade repaired sheets. May be designated according to machine operated as Raimann-Machine Operator; Skoog-Machine Operator.