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51-6011.00 - Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  

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Dye articles to change or restore their colors, using knowledge of textile compositions and the properties and effects of bleaches and dyes.

51-6021.00 Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials
  • Spray water over fabric to soften fibers when not using steam irons.
  • Moisten materials to soften and smooth them.
  • Use covering cloths to prevent equipment from damaging delicate fabrics.
51-6051.00 Sewers, Hand
  • Wax thread by drawing it through a ball of wax.
  • Soften leather or shoe material with water to prepare it for sewing.
51-6093.00 Upholsterers
  • Attach bindings or apply solutions to edges of cut material to prevent raveling.
51-6041.00 Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers
  • Dye, soak, polish, paint, stamp, stitch, stain, buff, or engrave leather or other materials to obtain desired effects, decorations, or shapes.
51-4041.00 Machinists
  • Support metalworking projects from planning and fabrication through assembly, inspection, and testing, using knowledge of machine functions, metal properties, and mathematics.