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Fabric Menders

Repair tears or other defects in fabric.

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High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Cut materials according to specifications or needs.
  • Sew materials.
  • Measure distances or dimensions.
  • Inspect safety equipment to ensure proper functioning.
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Job Title Examples:

Fabric Awning Repairer
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