Coir Examiner

Coir Grader

The tasks a Grader, Coir is expected to perform include:

Sorting coir yarn according to grade

Examining thickness and colour hanks of coir yarn

Separating coir yarn into lots accordingly

Skilled in maintaining the standards and hygiene of the facility

Knowledge of different types of coir yarns and their grade

Skilled in assessing quality, colour and weight of coir yarn

Ability to grade coir yarn according to its quality

Ability to organize the stock according to their type

Not applicable




Team player

It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team

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 6/7 days a week and 8/10 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?
This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL), Both Legs Handicapped (BL) and those who have their Hearing Impaired (HH)

The job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous as per The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)

For freshers - INR 10,000 to INR 15,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Textile & Handloom Industry in India

India?s textiles sector is one of the mainstays of the national economy. It is also one of the largest contributing sectors of India?s exports contributing 11 per cent to the country?s total exports basket. The textiles industry is labour intensive and is one of the largest employers. The industry realized export earnings worth US$ 41.57 billion in 2013-14. The Indian textiles industry, currently estimated at around US$ 108 billion, is expected to reach US$ 141 billion by 2021. The Indian government has come up with a number of export promotion policies for the textiles sector. It has also allowed 100 per cent FDI in the Indian textiles sector under the automatic route.

India accounts for almost 26% of the world's total coconut production and it is the largest producer of coconut in the world. Exports of coir and coir products from India touched an all-time high totalling 14.76 billion. India?s coir exports amounted to 11.16 billion during the fiscal year of 2012-13, registering a surge of 6 percent year-on-year. This shows that in coming decades a boom can be expected in the sector with immense demand of trained professionals. Therefore, a career as a Grader, Coir has a bright future and opportunities are only going to rise in the coming years.

Textile and handloom companies

Coir yarn manufacturers

Coconut farms

Cities and towns across India