Spinner, Frame (Textile)

Spin Frame Handler

Minimum Diploma in Textiles

Minimum experience of 1 year in the relevant field

The tasks a Spinner, Frame (Textile) is expected to perform include:

Tending to the spinning frame that draws out and twists the roving or sliver into the yarn

Patrolling the work area

Observing the spinning so as to detect nearly exhausted supply packages

Breaking up the yarn, roving and sliver in the required pieces

Replacing the nearly exhausted supply packages with full packages

Twisting the end of the material from the supply package to the material in the machine or threads of material from the supply packages

Guiding and drawing rollers

Brushing the yarn or lint from drawing rollers, guides and rails

Notifying the designated personnel about any malfunction that occurs in the working of the machine

Skilled in operating the spinning frame

Knowledge of the process involved in making yarn

Skilled in troubleshooting the spinning frame if required

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)

The 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.

The report suggests that this sector accounts for around 15 per cent of the total cloth produced in the country (excluding wool, silk and yarn) and has the largest infrastructure with 2.3 million weaving looms. The total handloom cloth production in India reached 6.9 billion sq m in 2012?13 which was up from 6.6 billion sq m in 2008?09. The country supplies 95 per cent of world demand for hand woven fabric.

With all these figures in considerations it is safe to say that the demand for a Spinner, Frame (Textile) is there in the present and will surely increase in the coming years.

Textile manufacturing units

Cities and towns across India