Teaser (Feeder and Receiver), Jute

Minimum Diploma in Textile technology

Minimum experience of 1 year in the relevant field

The tasks a Teaser (Feeder and Receiver) Jute is expected to perform include:

Teasing the machine which breaks up the matted jute fibre

Removing the dust and all the foreign matter in the matted fibre

Picking up handful of the waste jute, cuttings, hard roots, thread waste, ropes, etc. by placing them near the feed end

Spreading the jute cuttings evenly on lattice of machine

Ensuring that there is continuous feeding of the jute to obtain regular flow of teased and cleaned jute at the delivery end

Stopping the machine if it gets jammed

Removing the surplus jute to clear all the obstruction

Reporting any defects that may require any sort of rectification

Receiving the teased and cleaned jute at the delivery end

Carrying the teased material to breaker at the feeding line

Oiling and cleaning the machine.

Skilled in operating the machine which breaks up the matted jute fibre

Basic knowledge of jute products manufacturing

Skilled in performing daily maintenance tasks of the machine

Knowledge of various processes that is involved in jute breaking

Not required


Good listening skills

Hard working




It is not a desk job

Need not supervise 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 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

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

For freshers - INR 8,000 to INR 15, 000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Textile and Handloom Industry in India

The Indian Brand Equity Foundation in their report on the Handloom industry of India have stated that the Indian handloom industry demonstrates the richness and diversity of Indian culture. Along with this fact the sector employs about 4.3 million people and this makes it the second-largest employment provider for the rural population in India after agriculture.

When it comes to the efforts by the government, The Handloom Export Promotion Council (HEPC), a statutory body has been constituted under the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. It aims to promote the export of all handloom products like fabrics, home furnishings, carpets and floor coverings, etc.

With all these figures in consideration it is safe to say that the demand for a Teaser (Feeder and Receiver), Jute is there in the present and will surely increase in the coming years.

Textile units

Jute processing units

Cities and towns across India