Heel Gouger

Tend machines that cut cavities to form the heel seats in heels.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$20,000 – $45,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Heel Gougers do?

Tends machine that cuts cavity to form heel seat in heels: Bolts specified cutting disk to machine. Turns setscrews to adjust machine for length and depth of cut. Loads heels into feeding device or positions heel under machine guide and depresses pedal to start machine that cuts gouge in heels and ejects them into storage container. May cut gouge in heel lifts and be designated Heel-Lift Gouger.

Should I be a Heel Gouger?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Flexible: You're open to change and think variety is the spice of life.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Heel-Lift Gouger, Heel Reducer

    How to become a Heel Gouger

    Most Heel Gougers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9iaaaa&chl=no+college+%2888%25%29|certificate+%2812%25%29||||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,88,88
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