Job Definition

(a) starting and controlling machines and equipment to bleach, dye, or otherwise process and finish fabric, yarn, thread, and/or other textile goods
(b) tending machines that shrink woven or knitted cloth to predetermined size or strengthen the weave
(c) tending a variety of automatic machines that comb and polish furs
(d) operating and monitoring machines that treat silk to give it body and weight
(e) operating and monitoring machines that impregnate textiles to render them waterproof
(f) dyeing articles to change or restore their colours
(g) operating and monitoring machines that stretch, or impart lustre, or other type of finish to textiles
(h) tending and regulating equipment that fumigates and removes foreign matter from furs
(i) operating machines that comb, dry and polish furs, clean, sterilize and fluff feathers and blankets
(j) keying in processing instructions to program electronic equipment
(k) observing display screens, control panels, equipment, and cloth entering or exiting processes to determine if equipment is operating correctly
(l) cleaning machine filters and lubricating equipment