Leather Goods Assembler I

Assemble leather products, such as coin purses, handbags, or wallets.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Leather Goods Assembler Is do?

Assembles leather products, such as coin purses, handbags, keycases, pocket secretaries, or wallets, performing any combination of following duties: Turns handbag inside out and presses inner folds against flat-edged rod to sharpen creases. Punches holes in leather to facilitate attaching straps, snaps, or trim, using awl or perforating machine. Attaches buttons, clasps, straps, or trim to leather parts, using eyelet machine. Folds and creases or pleats edges, using scissors, creasing iron, hammer, or folding bone. Applies cement to edges or parts, and presses parts together to secure parts. May sew edges or parts, using sewing machine. May select and match materials to assemble. May be designated according to article assembled as Assembler, Handbags; Coin-Purse Assembler; Keycase Assembler; Pocket-Secretary Assembler; Wallet Assembler.

Should I be a Leather Goods Assembler I?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • 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: Assembler, Leather Goods I, Leather Goods Assembler

    How to Become a
    Leather Goods Assembler I

    Leather Goods Assembler Is 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 Leather Goods Assembler I-related education!
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