Wood Web Weaving Machine Operator

Tend wood-web weaving machines that bind together wood slats.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor


What do Wood Web Weaving Machine Operators do?

Tends wood-web weaving machine that binds together wood slats to form indoor or porch shades: Spreads bundle of wood slats on machine bed. Starts machine and feeds slats into machine jaw which grips and pulls slats over and under warp threads. Stops machine to tie broken warp ends. Positions shade on stapling machine carriage and depresses pedal to staple molding and splints on top and bottom of shade. May tend machine that binds together plastic slats with decorative yarn to form window blinds and be designated Woven-Blind-Loom Tender.


Should I be a Wood Web Weaving Machine Operator?

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.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • How to Become a
    Wood Web Weaving Machine Operator

    Wood Web Weaving Machine Operators 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 Web Weaving Machine Operator-related education!
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