Garment Maker

Coat Maker

Tailor Garment Designer

The tasks a Coat Maker is expected to perform include: Stitching of body garments by hand and machine

Joining garment parts together by basting

Ensuring that the parts are properly aligned

Inserting inner material and attaching lining as required

Carrying out alteration according to markings

Making button-holes

Stitching buttons and performing other finishing tasks

Pressing garment and supervising basting, filling, button holding, button stitching, etc.

Well-versed with different types of coat patterns for males and females

Knowledge about removing stitches from garments to be altered, using rippers or razor blades.Ability to estimate garment cost

Well-versed with taking measurements for different patterns

Proficiency in operating sewing machine

Well-versed with cutting and trimming of garments

Basic knowledge of latest trends in coat designs

Will be updated

Creative thinking Effective communication skills

Good interpersonal skills

Time management skills

Attention to detail

Good sense of aesthetics

Good hand-eye coordination

It is a desk job

Need not handle a team Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is available

Working hours

Working hours are for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company Shift system maybe available

Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg ( OL), Both Leg (BL), Muscular Weakness (MW) and Hearing Impaired (HH)

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

Occupational hazards include strained vision, cuts, wounds, back aches, joint pain, fatigue, stress etc.

Health risks include exposure to needles, chemicals, dyes, odours, sharp cutting tools, etc.

For candidates with up to 2 years? experience - INR10,000 to INR 15,000 per monthFor candidates with 2 to 5 years? experience ? INR 18,000 to INR 20,000 per monthFor candidates with over 5 years? experience ? INR 25,000 to INR 30,000 per month(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Overview of Indian Textile and Apparel Industry

The Indian textile and apparel industry is one of the largest in the world with an enormous raw material and manufacturing base. The present domestic textile industry is estimated at US$ 33.23 billion and unstitched garments comprise US$ 8.307 billion.

The textile and apparel industry employs about 38 million people, making it the largest source of industrial employment in India. This indicates a stable source of job opportunities for a Coat Maker in towns and cities across India.

Textile and garment manufacturing companies across India

Garment showrooms Local coat designers across India


Towns and cities across India

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Degree or diploma from textile & apparel design institutes all across India

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