Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Press or shape articles by hand or machine.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Dependability * Independence * Stress Tolerance * Innovation * Cooperation * Concern for Others * Persistence * Social Orientation

Representative Tasks * Operate steam, hydraulic, or other pressing machines to remove wrinkles from garments and flatwork items, or to shape, form, or patch articles. * Remove finished pieces from pressing machines and hang or stack them for cooling, or forward them for additional processing. * Straighten, smooth, or shape materials to prepare them for pressing.


Other Services (Except Public Administration),

Job Family Production

Sample Job Titles All-Around Presser, Armhole Presser, Automatic Presser, Blocker, Boarder, Bobbin Presser, Brim Presser, Buffing Wheel Presser, Bulk Folder, Calender Machine Operator, Clothes Ironer, Clothes Presser, Clothing Presser, Coat Presser, Creaser, Crown Presser, Curtain Stretcher, Delicate Fabrics Presser, Drapery Head Former, Dry Cleaner Presser, Flap Presser, Flat Finisher, Flat Ironer, Flatwork Finisher, Flatwork Ironer, Flatwork Presser, Form Presser, Fur Ironer, Garment Folder, Garment Presser, Garment Steamer, Hand Flatwork Finisher, Hand Ironer, Hand Presser, Handkerchief Presser, Hat Blocker, Hat Ironer, Hat Lining Blocker, Hat Presser, Hat Steamer, Hydraulic Press Operator, Ironer, Ironing Machine Operator, Ironing Pleater, Ironing Worker, Knitted Goods Shaper, Laundry Press Operator, Laundry Presser, Layer Off, Leather Finisher, Linens Folder, Machine Presser, Machine Straw Hat Presser, Mangle Feeder, Mangler, Manufacturing Assistant, Manufacturing Associate, Manufacturing Operator, Millinery Blocker, Pants Presser, Patch Press Operator, Patching Machine Operator, Press Operator, Presser, Pressing Machine Operator, Pressing Machine Tender, Pressure Steamer Tender, Seam Presser, Shirt Folder, Shirt Ironer, Shirt Line Operator, Shirt Presser, Silk Finisher, Silk Presser, Sleeve Ironer, Sleeve Presser Operator, Sleever, Slip Presser, Steam Clothes Press Operator, Steam Press Operator, Steam Press Tender, Steam Presser, Steamer, Steaming Cabinet Tender, Straw Hat Plunger Operator, Strip Presser, Tie Presser, Under Presser, Vest Presser, Wool Presser, Yoke Presser.