Weaving Machine Tender

Minimum Graduate

Minimum 2?5 years of experience

The tasks a Weaver, Lace (Machine) is expected to perform include:

Operating lace-making machines to weave the lace according to the set pattern

Ensuring that the weaving is proceeding correctly

Mending the broken threads by hand and removing the faulty pieces

Ensuring the supply of yarn in the machine

Reporting mechanical faults to the Jobber to get defects removed

Passing the threads through the machine guides in preparation for weaving and making minor adjustments

Skilled in manually joining the broken threads

Ability to differentiate faulty pieces

Skilled in manufacturing fabrics according to specifications

Skilled in all processing and quality assurance activities

Equipped in cleaning and servicing the machine

Not applicable





It is not a desk job

Need not handle 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 8/10 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?
This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg(OL), Both Legs (BL) and those who are Hearing Impaired (HH)

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

For freshers - INR 10,000 to INR 15,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change

Textile & Handloom Industry in India

India?s textiles sector is one of the mainstays of the national economy. It is also one of the largest contributing sectors of India?s exports contributing 11 per cent to the country?s total exports basket. The textiles industry is labor intensive and is one of the largest employers. The industry realized export earnings worth US$ 41.57 billion in 2013-14. The Indian textiles industry, currently estimated at around USD 108 billion, is expected to reach USD 141 billion by 2021. The Indian government has come up with a number of export promotion policies for the textiles sector. It has also allowed 100 per cent FDI in the Indian textiles sector under the automatic route.

The Indian textile industry is set for strong growth, buoyed by strong domestic consumption as well as export demand. Cloth production by the mill sector registered a growth of 9 per cent in the month of February 2014 and 6 per cent from April 2013?February 2014. This shows that in coming decades a boom can be expected in the sector with immense demand for trained professionals. Therefore, the career of a Weaver, Lace (Machine) has a bright future and opportunities are only going to rise in the coming years.

Textile and handloom companies

Cities and towns across India