Sewing Machine Mechanic: Repairs and makes adjustments to sewing machines in homes and sewing departments of industrial establishments, using hand tools. Turns screws and nuts to adjust machine parts. Regulates length of stroke of needle and horizontal movement of feeding mechanism under needle. Dismantles machines and replaces or repairs broken or worn parts, using hand tools. Inspects machines, shafts, and belts. Repairs broken transmission belts. Installs attachments on machines. Initiates orders for new machines or parts.
May operate machine tools, such as lathes and drill presses, to make new parts. (Source: eDOT Job Description) [-] Less
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