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

Top 3 textile winding Jobs

  • Textile Workers - Paramount Staffing - Shelby, NC

    Textile positions include Spinning, Twisting, Winding , and Roving and Card Operators needed (Job Title) Qualifications * Must be able to pass Drug test and criminal background check * Light ...

  • Shakespeare- Machine Operator - Jadex, Inc - Asheville, NC

    Beneficial but not required is experience with Fiber or Textile processes, lab or test equipment ... Must be able to operate a winding machine and adjust winding tensions during product runs and ...

  • B & D Shift Tufting Machine Operator - Mannington Mills - Dalton, GA

    Tend machines with multiple winding units that wind thread onto shuttle bobbins for use on sewing ... Operate textile production equipment/machinery * Use hand or power tools * Monitor production ...

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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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