Leather Goods Assembler II

Assemble leather products.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Leather Goods Assembler IIs do?

Assembles leather products, performing any combination of following duties: Cuts loose threads from product, using scissors. Affixes cardboard backing to lining, using double-sided-gum tape. Cements cardboard to metal handle and staples preassembled leather parts to cardboard, prior to sewing operation, to assemble handles for handbags or luggage. Attaches handles to frame, using rings and pliers. Brushes cement on parts, such as tabs, slots, marks, and edges, and presses parts together to join them. Cements decorative leather or fabric strips onto metal frames to assemble handbags. Inverts presewn plastic or vinyl linings and inserts them in bags. Inserts plastic windows, card and photo holders, memo pads, ballpoint pens, identification cards, and price tags into specified sections of article. May stuff article with wadded paper to give shape to article. May place finished article in display box. May be designated according to job duties as Filler And Trimmer; Frame Coverer; Handle Attacher; Handle Maker.

Should I be a Leather Goods Assembler II?

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: Assembler, Leather Goods II

    How to Become a
    Leather Goods Assembler II

    Leather Goods Assembler IIs 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 II-related education!
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