Folding Machine Tender

Tend machines to fold and press pre-cemented edges of shoe parts together.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Folding Machine Tenders do?

Tends bench-mounted machine to fold and press precemented edges of shoe parts together: Positions parts on bed of machine and depresses pedal to lower presser foot to fold part and press edges together.

Should I be a Folding Machine Tender?

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

  • Also known as: Fourdrinier Machine Tender

    How to become a Folding Machine Tender

    Folding Machine Tenders 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 Folding Machine Tender-related education!
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