Sewing Machine Operator

sewing machine

Introduction

Qualification Pack – Sewing Machine Operator
SECTOR: APPAREL, MADE-UP’S AND HOME FURNISHING
SUB SECTOR: Apparel / Made-Up’s / Home Furnishing
OCCUPATION: Stitching
REFERENCE ID: AMH/Q0301
ALIGNED TO: NCO – 2004 / 8263.10
Sewing Machine Operations involves stitching of components of garments together
using a sewing machine. The role of a sewing machine operator is very critical to the
industry as it enhances the quality of the product.

Brief Job Description:A Sewing Machine Operator, also called a ‘Stitcher or
Machinist’ is an important job-role associated with Apparel sector. The primary
responsibility of a machinist is to stitch/ sew fabric, fur, or synthetic materials to produce apparels.

Personal Attributes:A Sewing Machine Operator should have good eyesight, eye-
hand-leg coordination, motor skills and vision (including near vision, distance vision,

colour vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to change focus).

Sewing Machine Operator

Qualification Pack For Sewing Machine Operator

Qualifications Pack Code

AMH/Q0301

Job Role

Sewing Machine Operator

Credits(NSQF)

TBD

Version number

1.0

Sector

Apparel, Made-Up’s and Home Furnishing

Drafted on

01/03/14

Sub-sector

Apparel / Made-Up’s / Home Furnishing

Last reviewed on

11/07/14

Occupation

Stitching

Next review date

01/10/14

AMH/N0301Carry out stitching activities using machine or by hand

AMH/N0302Contribute to achieve product quality in stitching operations

AMH/N0102Maintain work area, tools and machines

AMH/N0103Maintain health, safety and security at workplace

AMH/N0104Comply with industry, regulatory and organizational requirements