Weaving Machine Operator

Weaving Machine Operators operate looms to weave yarn into cloth, carpet and other fabrics.

Overview

Weaving Machine Operators operate looms to weave yarn into cloth, carpet and other fabrics.

Day-to-day

  • threads loom shuttles with cross-yarn arms
  • positions and feeds machines with fibre packages
  • repairs broken yarns by tying and splicing ends
  • examines finished products for defects and variations, reporting faults in machines, and carrying out quality control procedures.

Occupation snapshot
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