Textile Dyeing and Finishing Machine Operator

Textile Dyeing and Finishing Machine Operators operate machines to bleach, dye and finish knitted garments, such as hosiery and woollen garments.

Overview

Textile Dyeing and Finishing Machine Operators operate machines to bleach, dye and finish knitted garments, such as hosiery and woollen garments.

Day-to-day

  • prepares machines for operation by selecting and installing attachments and components for specialised functions
  • sets and operates controls used to regulate processing operations
  • starts machines and monitors operation to detect faults and ensure effectiveness of operation
  • loads drums with textiles and dye
  • examines finished products for defects and variations.

Considerations

  • physically demanding.

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To become a Textile Dyeing and Finishing Machine Operator

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