Pillow Maker

Cushion Maker

Cushion Stuffer

The tasks a Cushion Maker is expected to perform include: Making cushion covers and stuffing them Cutting upholstery cloth according to size of cushion and sewing pieces together

Stuffing material into cushion and beating cushion with hand or stick to make packing even

Sewing open end of cover and stitching piping along edges to preserve shape of cushion

Repairing and rebuilding cushions

Knowledge about fabrics and stitches

Ability to handle about textile, colours and dyes

Well-versed in embroidery, prints and design

Ability to sew ends of cushion covers after filling

Proficient in operating sewing machine to join cut fabric parts

Will be updated

Creative thinking Time management

Attention to detail

Good observation

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

For candidates with up to 2 years? experience ?INR 8,000 to INR 9,000 per monthFor candidates with 2 to 5 years? experience ?INR 13,000 to INR 14,000 per month (These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Market Scenario and Overview of Textile Business in India

The textile industry in India contributes about 11% to industrial production and about 14% to the manufacturing sector; about 4% to the GDP and 12% to the total export income of the country.

The industry provides direct employment to over 35 million people in the country, the second largest after agriculture. Besides, another 54.85 million people are engaged in its allied activities. This indicates stable job opportunities for Cushion Makers and other professionals.

Cushion and pillow manufacturers across India


Home textile & furnishing companies across India

Cities and towns across India