Shoe Sticks Repairer

Tend peening machines to flatten ends of metal pins.
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Salary Range
$20,000 – $54,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Shoe Sticks Repairers do?

Tends peening machine to flatten ends of metal pins inserted in holes in shoe sticks: Positions pin in fixture on machine anvil and aligns hole in shoe stick over pin. Depresses pedal to start reciprocating ram that hammers protruding end of pin over securing pin to attach pin to shoe stick. Straightens bent pins in stick by tapping them with hammer, using steel block for backing. Verifies straightness by trial-fitting last onto pins.

Should I be a Shoe Sticks Repairer?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Ready for a Challenge: You jump into new projects with initiative and drive.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Repairer, Shoe Sticks, Rivet Sticker

    How to become a Shoe Sticks Repairer

    Shoe Sticks Repairers 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 Shoe Sticks Repairer-related education!
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