Clothing and soft furnishing production workers are involved in all stages of production, from marking and cutting the fabric through to finishing the item.
Duties & Tasks
Clothing and soft furnishing production workers may perform the following tasks:prepare machines for use by selecting and installing clothing production attachmentsset and operate clothing production equipment controlsstart and monitor clothing production equipmentmix fibres into uniform blends or add dyes or chemicalsexamine final products for defects.
Clothing and soft furnishing production workers can work in factories or at home using a range of specialist machines. They may be employed on a full-time, part-time or casual basis.
- enjoy practical and manual activities able to work as part of a team able to do neat, detailed work able to work patiently and systematically, and meet production deadlines good eyesight (may be corrected) and normal colour vision good hand-eye coordination able to cope with the physical demands of the job good communication skills.