Textile Related Products Supervisor and Foreman

Textile Manufacturing Supervisor

Minimum ? Any graduate degree

Preferably minimum 2 - 7 years of experience in relevant field

The tasks a Supervisor and Foreman, Textile and Related Products (Except Garments) is expected to perform include:

Supervising and guiding workers engaged in making cushions, tents, parachutes, upholstery and similar products

Ensuring production to required specifications

Guiding cutting, joining, folding, stitching and other operations according to specified drawing or sample and ensuring correct finish and size

Checking work or getting it checked at every stage of production and directing alterations, as necessary

Maintaining machines and equipment in working order

Maintaining prescribed records and registers

Installing related power-driven machines and equipment

Skilled in managing personnel and other resources

Knowledge of the manufacturing garments and textile

Ability to achieve set standards and making alterations and corrections

Knowledge of cutting, folding, stitching, etc.

Skilled in keeping the machine and other equipment in working condition all the time and servicing it regularly

Knowledge of operating and installing the machines

Not applicable



Good communication skills



It is not a desk job

Need to handle a team of workers

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours
Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from organisation to company

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous according to The Factories Act, 1948

For freshers - INR 15,000 to INR 33,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Textile & Apparel Sector in India

The domestic textile and apparel industry in India is estimated to reach US$ 100 billion by 2017 and US$ 141 billion by 2021 from US$ 67 billion in 2014. The size of India's textile market in 2014 was US$ 99 billion; the market is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.6% over 2014?23 to US$ 226 billion as per estimates.

Due to the economic boom in the last few years and rising consumption levels both in the domestic economy and globally, manufacturers invested heavily and added capacities to meet the ever-increasing demand. The capital investments made in the textile mills remains the highest over the past 3 years. High investment and increasing support from the government has led to increase in employment in this sector and demand for professionals like Supervisor and Foreman, Textile and Related Products (Except Garments) is high and is expected to stay the same in the future.

Textile mills

Cities and towns across India