Record yardage, weight, and identity of processed cloth on tickets.
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Salary Range
$26,000 – $66,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Recorders do?

Records on identification tickets yardage, weight, and identity of cloth processed on finishing range: Sets yardage meter to zero position prior to each cloth-lot processing run. Records yardage reading from meter and copies weight and style and lot numbers from job order onto roll ticket. Clips roll ticket onto roll of finished cloth. Stops range in event of obvious visible cloth defects and notifies supervisor. Adjusts and repairs yardage meter, using handtools.

Should I be a Recorder?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Calm Under Pressure: You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.
  • Independent: You enjoy flying solo and doing things your own way.

  • Also known as: Billet Recorder, Mill Recorder

    How to become a Recorder

    Most Recorders have a Certificate or higher. Chart?chd=s:9zdsfa&chl=no+college+%2844%25%29|certificate+%2818%25%29|associate%27s+%2821%25%29|bachelor%27s+%2813%25%29|master%27s+%284%25%29|&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,44,44
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