Set up and operate machines to fabricate ornamental metal products.
Tends circular saw, equipped with automatic reciprocating or manually operated table, that cuts strip asbestos brake lining into lengths: Positions and bolts stop on table at length specified on work order, using rule and wrenches. Installs roll of lining on spindle and positions end of lining against stop. Pushes button to start machine and holds lining on machine table that automatically travels under saw blade, or pushes table under saw blade to cut lining. Examines cut lining for defects, such as breaks, cracks, or rough edges, and places acceptable lining on rack or on conveyor. Places defective pieces in discard pile. Records number of linings meeting specifications on work order. May tend battery of automatic saws.