9121-Hand Launderers and Pressers

Job Title: 

Hand Launderers and Pressers

Job Description: 

Hand launderers and pressers launder, press or dry-clean garments, linen and other textiles by hand.


Tasks include:

  • laundering and pressing linen, clothing, fabrics and similar articles by hand in a laundry or other establishment
  • cleaning, by hand and with chemical solutions, clothing, fabrics, leather goods and similar articles, in a dry-cleaning or other establishment
  • replacing buttons and making minor repairs
  • placing articles on shelves and hanging articles for delivery and collection
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Ironer (laundry service)
Washer (laundry service)

This unit group excludes

Laundry press machine operator (8159)

Specific Occupations: 

Hand launderer/presser (non-household)

International Careers(ISCO): 
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Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore