wood sander


Wood sanders smoothen the surface of a wooden object using various sanding instruments. Each applies an abrasive surface, usually sandpaper, to the workpiece to remove irregularities.

Alternative label

  • wood sanding machine operative

  • sanding machine technician

  • wood sander, hand

  • wood sanding machine tender

  • floor sanding machine technician

  • sanding machine worker

  • sanding machine setter

  • woodworker/sander

  • production woodworker

  • sanding machine tender

  • sanding machine operative

  • sanding machine operator

  • wood sanding machine operator

  • floor sanding machine operator

  • floor sanding machine specialist

  • floor sanding machine worker

  • floor sander

  • sanding machine specialist

  • wood sanding machine setter

  • hand wood sander

  • sanding machinist

  • wood sanding machine worker

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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