Chainstitch Hemmer

Operate sewing machines and guide garment edges into folder to hem garment.
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Salary Range
$16,000 – $32,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Chainstitch Hemmers do?

Operates chainstitch sewing machine equipped with folder and guides edges of garment, such as shirt, into folder to hem garment. Performs other duties as described under SEWING-MACHINE OPERATOR, REGULAR EQUIPMENT Master Title.

Should I be a Chainstitch Hemmer?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Hemmer, Chainstitch

    How to become a Chainstitch Hemmer

    Most Chainstitch Hemmers 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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