Target Trimmer

Trim excess straws from surface of wrapped and tied archery targets.
picture of Target Trimmer

Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $38,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Target Trimmers do?

Trims excess straw from surface of wrapped and tied archery targets with powered trimmer: Places target on flat surface, lowers powered trimmer into position, and guides it over target to remove loose and excess straw. Turns target over and trims other side. Trims edges with hand shears. Reinforces target center with hemp rope and sews rope handle to target with needle and thread.

Should I be a Target Trimmer?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Calm Under Pressure: You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • Also known as: Vegetable Trimmer

    How to become a Target Trimmer

    Most Target Trimmers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9maaaa&chl=no+college+%2862%25%29|certificate+%2838%25%29||||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,62,62
    Schools close to

    You May Also Like

    Careers Similar to Target Trimmer