The tasks that a Cutter, Tent is expected to perform include:Marking and cutting tent cloth according to specification

Studying design or specification and planning cutting out of parts to avoid waste

Marking outline of pattern with crayon or chalk and cutting material with scissors

Sewing tent by machine or hand

Proficient in tent cutting

Well-versed with using a machine for stitching

Competent with cutting, sewing and measuring skills

Efficient in using and caring for tent-cutting equipment

Will be updated


Creative thinking

Eye for aesthetics

Good hand-eye coordination

It is not a desk job

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

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

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 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?Yes

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, sharp cutting tools, etc.

Will be updated (These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Growth of Textile Industry in IndiaThe textiles and clothing sector plays a significant role in employment generation. The sector employs 15.23 million people, of which 2.3 million are factory workers. Constant growth of the sector and its contribution to the economy implies that the manpower has and would continue to play an important role in the sector. Schemes for the Development of Textiles IndustryThe Integrated Skill Development Scheme for the textiles and apparel sector, including jute and handicrafts, was initiated by the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India, in July 2013 to impart skills to 1.5 million workers in the next five years (2012-17). It focuses on developing a cohesive and integrated framework for training workers in all segments of textiles, including handicrafts, handlooms, sericulture, jute and technical textiles, to enhance competitiveness of the sector in the globalized economy. With increasing attention being given to this sector, job opportunities for professionals within the sector are expected to grow. This includes jobs for professionals like Cutters, Tent.

Textile and garment companies across India

Local tent makers across India

Tent manufacturers across India

Towns and Cities across India