Corduroy Brusher Operator

Tend machines that raise and set piles of fabrics.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Corduroy Brusher Operators do?

Tends machine equipped with series of brushing units that raise and set pile of such fabrics as corduroy and velvet: Pushes truck or roll of cloth into feeding position. Sews end of cloth to leader in machine, using portable sewing machine. Turns crank to set width guides according to width of cloth. Starts machine and observes cloth to detect grease spots, holes, or torn selvages as cloth is drawn between rollers and brushes. Turns valve to admit water into trough of wet brushing unit. May doff cloth from swing-folding attachment onto handtruck.

Should I be a Corduroy Brusher Operator?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

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    Corduroy Brusher Operator

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