Singe surplus threads from shoe uppers.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Flamers do?

Singes surplus threads from shoe uppers, using gas flame or torch, or cuts excess threads, using knife or scissors.

Should I be a Flamer?

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.

  • Also known as: Beet Flumer, Flagman, Flamer, After Lasting, Flamer-Sealer, Flapper, Flask Carrier, Flask Pusher, Fleecer

    How to become a Flamer

    Flamers generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Flamer-related education!
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