Scudding operator is responsible for removing the scuds or unwanted short hair from the hide, by scraping with blades under the scudding machine. The process helps in making the grain surface of the finished leather clean, smooth and fine.
The setting operator performs the setting and reverses setting operations which helps in bringing out the grains on the leather surface and also removes excess moisture from the leather before going for the drying process.
A Sewing machine operator or a Stitcher, is an important job role associated in Leather Saddlery. The primary responsibility of a stitcher / sewing machine operator is to stitch/ sew leather components to produce leather harness and its parts either by hand or by a machine.
A Shaving Operator performs a mechanical operation where the hides are put through a machine with a rapidly revolving cylinder cutting fine, thin fragments from the flesh side to reduce and/or even out the thickness through ought the hide.
Skiver (by Hand) must be capable to use Rampi/Kurpi and skillfully perform skiving with accuracy according to the specifications.
The Skiving operator must be capable to operate both upper and lower skiving machines and also skillful to perform skiving with accuracy according to the specifications. Skiving operator must also be capable to perform the maintenance of the grinder and the skiving disk knife.
The Skiving operator must be capable to operate skiving machines and also skilful to perform skiving with accuracy according to the specifications. Skiving operator must also be capable to perform the maintenance of the grinder and the skiving disk knife.
Splitting as well as Sammying operators perform similar mechanical operations. They should display good eye-hand coordination and have a quick reflex. He/she should do a timely completion of the work allotted and as per the required quality standards.
A Stitcher, also called a ‘sewer’ is an important job-role associated with Leather Goods and Garment sector. The primary responsibility of a stitcher is to sew fabric, fur, leather or synthetic materials to produce garments and other articles.
The primary responsibility of a Stitching Operator (Footwear) is to perform stitching operations to the upper components of the footwear as per the design instructions given by the designing section. He/ She should be able to stitch the footwear with leather and non-leather components, using maximum accuracy. He/she should be passionate about creating intricate products without compromising on quality.
The Store In-charge is primarily responsible for ensuring and performing smooth store keeping operations in the manufacturing unit. He/ She is responsible for proper materials handling and storage. He/ she ensure timely receipt, issue, dispatch and documentation of goods/ stock in the store.