Wire Screen and Fabric Shearer and Trimmer

Cut and trim edges of wire screening or fabric to specified dimensions.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $38,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Wire Screen and Fabric Shearer and Trimmers do?

Cuts and trims edges of wire screening or fabric to specified dimensions, using hand shears and hone: Measures material to locate specified point of cut, using rule, scale, or pattern. Cuts material following line between parallel wires of weave or along edge of pattern. Inspects and hones cut edges to remove burrs and even tips of wires, using magnifying glass and hand hone. May hold workpieces in position for brazing. May clean or polish finished workpiece to remove tarnish, using specified cleaning solution or polishing wheel. May cut and trim wire screening, using scissors, power shears, power slitting machine, and grinding machine. May solder edges of screen of wire cloth to form seam and be designated Seamer.


Should I be a Wire Screen and Fabric Shearer and Trimmer?

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.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Independent: You enjoy flying solo and doing things your own way.

  • Also known as: Shearer and Trimmer, Wire Screen and Fabric, Shearer, Screen Measurer and Trimmer

    How to Become a
    Wire Screen and Fabric Shearer and Trimmer

    Most Wire Screen and Fabric Shearer and 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
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