Cabinetmakers construct and repair wooden cabinets, furniture, fixtures, and related products.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Cabinetmaker (438A)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers earn an average of $19.50 per hour.
|Do you have a valid driver’s license?
|Do you consider yourself a creative person?
|Are you able to read blueprints and measurements accurately? Have basic math skills.
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?
|Are you able to lift more than 50lbs? Are you able to stand or sit for long periods of time?
|Are you detail-oriented and get satisfaction from completing a task well?
|Are you reliable, a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision? Do you have great communication skills?
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Cabinetmaker may be for you!
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