Wood Heel Attacher

Glue wood heels to lasted shoes.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Wood Heel Attachers do?

Glues wood heels to lasted shoes: Brushes liquid cement on heel seat. Positions heel on heel seat of shoe and pushes pedal to lock shoe in holding fixture. Inserts drill bit through guide hole in last and drills hole in top of heel for temporary holding screw, using hand drill or portable electric drill. Turns screw through heel seat into heel with pneumatic screwdriver to hold heel against outsole of shoe until glue dries.

Should I be a Wood Heel Attacher?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • Also known as: Heel Attacher, Wood

    How to become a Wood Heel Attacher

    Wood Heel Attachers 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 Wood Heel Attacher-related education!
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