Sawmill machine operators control automated equipment to saw, trim, and plane rough lumber, and saw and split shingles/shakes.
Pulp mill machine operators run and monitor screening equipment, digesters, mixing tanks, and other machinery to produce pulp.
Papermaking machine operators run and monitor various papermaking and finishing equipment/machinery.
Paper converting machine operators fabricate and assemble paper products such as paper bags and boxes.
Other wood processing machine operators remove bark from logs, produce wood chips, preserve/treat wood, and produce waferboard, plywood, and similar wood products.
Lumber graders and other wood processing inspectors and graders inspect and grade lumber, shingles, particle board, and similar products as well as classify products according to industry standards.