Tend rewinding machines that wind wire-screen cloth.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Wrappers do?

Tends rewinding machine that winds wire-screen cloth from loose rolls into tight rolls for shipment: Attaches end of roll of wire to winding mechanism. Starts machine and examines screens for defects during operation. Stops machine and removes roll when meter indicates specified footage has been wound.

Should I be a Wrapper?

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

  • Also known as: Clip Wrapper, Coil Wrapper, Roll Wrapper, Vessel Scrapper, Wrapper Laster, Wrapper Rewinder

    How to become a Wrapper

    Wrappers 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 Wrapper-related education!
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