Footwear Production Machine Operator
Operates machines to manufacture ready-to-wear footwear.
Specialisations: Shoemaking Cutter, Shoemaking Finisher
Hide and Skin Processing Machine Operator (also called Leather Production Machine Operator)
Operates machines to convert raw hides and skins into finished leather for use in clothing, footwear and upholstery.
Specialisations: Fellmongering Machine Operator, Hide and Skin Fleshing Machine Operator, Sammying Machine Operator, Tanner
Knitting Machine Operator (also called Textile Knitter)
Operates machines to knit fabrics, garment parts and other articles from yarns such as cotton, wool, nylon and rayon.
Specialisations: Flat Bed Knitter, Warp Knitter
Textile Dyeing and Finishing Machine Operator
Operates machines to bleach, dye and finish knitted garments such as hosiery and woollen garments.
Specialisations: Textile Dyer, Textile Finisher
Weaving Machine or Loom Operator
Operates looms to weave yarn into cloth, carpet and other fabrics.
Specialisations: Beamer, Carpet Weaver, Warper
Yarn Carding and Spinning Machine Operator
Operates machines to convert raw textile fibres into continuous untwisted and twisted strands of yarn for use in clothing, carpets, curtains and other fabrics.
Specialisations: Cotton Ginner, Gill Box Operator, Yarn Comber, Yarn Texture Machine Operator
Other Textile and Footwear Production Machine Operators
Includes Feltmaker, Net Maker, Rope Making Machine Operator, Tufting Machine Operator