Saw Filer/Fitters repair, set, and sharpen blades for band, chain, hand, circular, and other types of saws.
Job Related Skills, Interests and Values
What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Saw Filer/Fitter (611B)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers average $18.00-$22.00 per hour.
Saw Filer/Fitter (611B)
|Do you have good manual dexterity?|
|Do you pay attention to details?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?|
|Are you able to lift 50lbs comfortably? Are you comfortable working indoors and outdoors?|
|Do you enjoy learning about new technology on an ongoing basis?|
|Would you enjoy interacting with site supervisors, customers, suppliers, co-workers and other tradespeople to get the job done?|
|Do you enjoy tinkering, using tools, solving puzzles, doing calculations and figuring out problems?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Saw Filer/Fitter may be for you!
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