Lining Cementer

Cement linings to caps and hats.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Lining Cementers do?

Cements lining to caps and hats, performing any combination of following tasks: Brushes cement onto base of crown or underside of sweatband, positions lining in crown of hat, and presses with fingers to smooth and join lining to crown. Applies paste to linings of cap visors, using brush, and applies lacquered cloth covering to linings to complete visor assembly. Pours glue onto glass plate, presses dowel pins of spotting jig onto plate, presses jig against cardboard, and positions lining tip on cardboard to affix lining to cardboard. Applies paste to cardboard squares and manually presses silk hat lining to squares.

Should I be a Lining Cementer?

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.

  • How to become a Lining Cementer

    Lining Cementers 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 Lining Cementer-related education!
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