leverman

noun
lever·man | \ ˈlevə(r)mən , ˈlēv- \
plural levermen

Definition of leverman 

: a man who operates levers or controls: such as

a : towerman a leverman on duty in the switch tower nearby was suspended soon after the accidentNew York Times

b : a sawmill deckman

c : a sawmill worker who controls the mechanism that transfers lumber from one set of conveyor rolls to another or from rolls to platform

called also rollerman

d : an operator of a donkey engine for moving logs

e : a member of a forging crew who handles billets during forging

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