Pantograph Watcher

Tend machines that reproduce embroidery designs on fabrics.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$16,000 – $32,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Pantograph Watchers do?

Tends machine that reproduces embroidery designs on fabric: Stretches lengths of fabric on machine or clamps frames of fabric onto machine. Replaces broken needles and threads, threads needles, and locks needles in holders. Aligns pantograph mechanism, starts machine, and observes operation. Marks stitching errors with pins or tape. May pin applique on fabric to obtain variation in design. May fill and replace shuttles.

Should I be a Pantograph Watcher?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.

  • Also known as: Bag Patcher, Watcher, Pantograph

    How to become a Pantograph Watcher

    Most Pantograph Watchers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Bachelor's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9hacaa&chl=no+college+%2886%25%29|certificate+%2811%25%29||bachelor%27s+%283%25%29||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,86,86
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