Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Top 3 textile winding Jobs

  • Senior Textile Engineer - Poly-Med, Inc. - Piedmont, SC

    Provide technical expertise to improve process efficiency and product quality for winding , warping, and knitting operations. * Support design and development teams for new medical fibers and textiles

  • Manufacturing Technician - Hunter Douglas - Broomfield, CO

    ... speed winding and warping of yarns, coating and gluing of yarns and final lamination of those yarns leading to textile production. Mechanical equipment that would be skillfully operated and ...

  • Physician Cardiology-Interventional - Competitive Salary - Britt Medical Search - Hickory, NC

    ... streams and wide, winding lakes and rivers with a mild climate that displays the best of all ... Known world-wide for its furniture, hosiery and textile manufacturing, it has rapidly grown into ...

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What They Do

Set up, operate, or tend machines that wind or twist textiles; or draw out and combine sliver, such as wool, hemp, or synthetic fibers. Includes slubber machine and drawing frame operators.


  • 2020 employment: 26,400
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $30,020

Job Outlook

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -3,000
  • Growth rate: -12 percent (Decline)

How to Become One

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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