Chainstitch Elastic Attacher

Operate sewing machines to sew elastic band or stripping to garment parts.
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Salary Range
$16,000 – $32,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Chainstitch Elastic Attachers do?

Operates multiple needle chainstitch sewing machine equipped with tension regulator and folder to sew elastic band or stripping to garment parts: Adjusts tension regulator to stretch elastic for specified dimension. Guides garment edge into folder, aligns elastic with folded edge, and sews along edge to attach. Performs other duties as described under SEWING-MACHINE OPERATOR, REGULAR EQUIPMENT Master Title.

Should I be a Chainstitch Elastic Attacher?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.

  • Also known as: Elastic Attacher, Chainstitch

    How to Become a
    Chainstitch Elastic Attacher

    Most Chainstitch Elastic Attachers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Bachelor's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9hacaa&chl=no+college+%2886%25%29|certificate+%2811%25%29||bachelor%27s+%283%25%29||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,86,86
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