• SECTOR: Apparel, Made-up’s and Home Furnishing
  • SUB-SECTOR: Apparel
  • OCCUPATION: Sewing Machine Operator – Knits
  • ALIGNED TO: NCO-2004 / 8263.10

The sewing machine operator is a job role in stitching section committed to the task of stitching of components into final knit garments.

Brief Job Description : Fabric Sewing Machine Operator(Knits), also called a ‘Stitcher or Machinist’ is an important job-role associated with Apparel ,Made-Ups and Home Furnishing Industry and their manufacturing sector making knit garments. The primary responsibility of sewing machine operator (knits) is to stitch/sew knit fabrics with due care to convert them into garment and apparel.

Personal Attributes: The sewing machine operator (knits) should have good eyesight, eye-hand-leg coordination, motor skills and clear vision. He/she should also have good interpersonal skills, be open to learning, have basic understanding of measurements.

Sewing Machine Operator

Job RoleSewing Machine Operator – Knits
Role DescriptionTo stitch knits panels cut as per techpack/specifications into complete knitted garment, made-ups and home furnishing products
NSQF level4
Minimum Educational Qualifications & Maximum Educational Qualifications*Standard V&N.A
Qualifications Training(Suggested but not mandatory)Not Applicable
Minimum Job Entry Age18 Years
ExperiencePreferably having worked 3-6 months of experience working in garment , made-ups and home furnishing factory