Spreader, Receiver, Jute

Jute Spreading Worker

Minimum Diploma in Textile technology

Minimum experience of 1 year in the relevant field

The tasks a Spreader, Receiver, Jute is expected to perform include:

Removing balls of jute sliver from the delivery end of the jute spreader machine

Carrying the jute to the Breaker Feeder

Guiding the proper flow of jute by hand into the emerson tray

Spraying the emulsion on to the moisten jute by making use of a pipe

Observing the emerson watch and taking the required reading

Regulating the feed of solution according to the requirement

Watching the formation of sliver lap into rolls by making use of the automatic roll former

Avoiding the jamming of machinery at the delivery end

Removing the sliver roll from the automatic roll stand

Carrying the silver rolls to the feed end of breaker feeder machine for further processing

Cleaning the delivery end of the spreader

Tending the spreader feeder machine

Skilled in operating jute spreader machine

Knowledge of taking reading on emerson watch

Skilled in operating the automatic roll former

Equipped to avoid jamming of the machinery and troubleshooting it if required

Ability to clean and oil the machine and perform daily maintenance tasks

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 considerations it is safe to say that the demand for a Spreader, Receiver, Jute is there in the present and will surely increase in the coming years.

Textile units

Jute processing industry

Cities and towns across India