Tool and Die Maker
Collaborate with Engineers to make new tools and their molds.
Cuts upholstery fabric into squares for use as sample swatches, using electric knife, scissors, and pinking machine: Reads sample list to determine specified fabric and pattern and quantity of swatches to be fabricated. Spreads fabric on table in single or multiple layers. Positions pattern over fabric to ensure fabric design is on swatch area and traces outline of pattern, using chalk. Removes pattern and cuts along outline, using scissors, electric knife, and pinking machine, to form swatch. Punches holes in swatches, using drill press.