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51-6051.00 - Sewers, Hand

Sew, join, reinforce, or finish, usually with needle and thread, a variety of manufactured items. Includes weavers and stitchers.

Sample of reported job titles: Alteration Specialist, Couturier, Custom Clothier, Custom Designer, Custom Seamstress, Designer, Dressmaker, Seamstress

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Context
Work Context

Percentage of Respondents
94 
Spend Time Using Your Hands to Handle, Control, or Feel Objects, Tools, or Controls — How much does this job require using your hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools or controls?See more occupations related to this work context.


78     Continually or almost continually
19     More than half the time
4     About half the time
0    Less than half the time
0    Never
86 
Importance of Being Exact or Accurate — How important is being very exact or highly accurate in performing this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


59     Extremely important
30     Very important
7     Important
4     Fairly important
0    Not important at all
81 
Freedom to Make Decisions — How much decision making freedom, without supervision, does the job offer?See more occupations related to this work context.


42     A lot of freedom
38     Some freedom
19     Limited freedom
0    Very little freedom
0    No freedom
80 
Spend Time Sitting — How much does this job require sitting?See more occupations related to this work context.


31     Continually or almost continually
58     More than half the time
12     About half the time
0    Less than half the time
0    Never
80 
Telephone — How often do you have telephone conversations in this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


37     Every day
52     Once a week or more but not every day
7     Once a month or more but not every week
0    Once a year or more but not every month
4     Never
79 
Structured versus Unstructured Work — To what extent is this job structured for the worker, rather than allowing the worker to determine tasks, priorities, and goals?See more occupations related to this work context.


48     A lot of freedom
30     Some freedom
11     Limited freedom
11     Very little freedom
0    No freedom
74 
Face-to-Face Discussions — How often do you have to have face-to-face discussions with individuals or teams in this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


33     Every day
42     Once a week or more but not every day
17     Once a month or more but not every week
4     Once a year or more but not every month
4     Never
71 
Time Pressure — How often does this job require the worker to meet strict deadlines?See more occupations related to this work context.


15     Every day
59     Once a week or more but not every day
22     Once a month or more but not every week
4     Once a year or more but not every month
0    Never
68 
Indoors, Environmentally Controlled — How often does this job require working indoors in environmentally controlled conditions?See more occupations related to this work context.


68     Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
0    Once a year or more but not every month
32     Never
66 
Spend Time Making Repetitive Motions — How much does this job require making repetitive motions?See more occupations related to this work context.


31     Continually or almost continually
27     More than half the time
19     About half the time
23     Less than half the time
0    Never
61 
Frequency of Decision Making — How frequently is the worker required to make decisions that affect other people, the financial resources, and/or the image and reputation of the organization?See more occupations related to this work context.


35     Every day
23     Once a week or more but not every day
8     Once a month or more but not every week
19     Once a year or more but not every month
15     Never
60 
Deal With External Customers — How important is it to work with external customers or the public in this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


35     Extremely important
15     Very important
23     Important
8     Fairly important
19     Not important at all
60 
Electronic Mail — How often do you use electronic mail in this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


26     Every day
30     Once a week or more but not every day
22     Once a month or more but not every week
4     Once a year or more but not every month
19     Never
58 
Impact of Decisions on Co-workers or Company Results — What results do your decisions usually have on other people or the image or reputation or financial resources of your employer?See more occupations related to this work context.


19     Very important results
31     Important results
27     Moderate results
8     Minor results
15     No results
54 
Importance of Repeating Same Tasks — How important is repeating the same physical activities (e.g., key entry) or mental activities (e.g., checking entries in a ledger) over and over, without stopping, to performing this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


19     Extremely important
33     Very important
11     Important
19     Fairly important
19     Not important at all
51 
Contact With Others — How much does this job require the worker to be in contact with others (face-to-face, by telephone, or otherwise) in order to perform it?See more occupations related to this work context.


15     Constant contact with others
15     Contact with others most of the time
30     Contact with others about half the time
41     Occasional contact with others
0    No contact with others
43 
Letters and Memos — How often does the job require written letters and memos?See more occupations related to this work context.


4     Every day
22     Once a week or more but not every day
30     Once a month or more but not every week
30     Once a year or more but not every month
15     Never
40 
Consequence of Error — How serious would the result usually be if the worker made a mistake that was not readily correctable?See more occupations related to this work context.


12     Extremely serious
12     Very serious
23     Serious
31     Fairly serious
23     Not serious at all
40 
Level of Competition — To what extent does this job require the worker to compete or to be aware of competitive pressures?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Extremely competitive
7     Highly competitive
56     Moderately competitive
26     Slightly competitive
11     Not at all competitive
39 
Exposed to Minor Burns, Cuts, Bites, or Stings — How often does this job require exposure to minor burns, cuts, bites, or stings?See more occupations related to this work context.


20     Every day
12     Once a week or more but not every day
8     Once a month or more but not every week
24     Once a year or more but not every month
36     Never
38 
Duration of Typical Work Week — Number of hours typically worked in one week.See more occupations related to this work context.


28     More than 40 hours
20     40 hours
52     Less than 40 hours
37 
Physical Proximity — To what extent does this job require the worker to perform job tasks in close physical proximity to other people?See more occupations related to this work context.


8     Very close (near touching)
19     Moderately close (at arm's length)
27     Slightly close (e.g., shared office)
4     I work with others but not closely (e.g., private office)
42     I don't work near other people (beyond 100 ft.)
35 
Work Schedules — How regular are the work schedules for this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


11     Seasonal (only during certain times of the year)
48     Irregular (changes with weather conditions, production demands, or contract duration)
41     Regular (established routine, set schedule)
28 
Frequency of Conflict Situations — How often are there conflict situations the employee has to face in this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


4     Every day
4     Once a week or more but not every day
16     Once a month or more but not every week
52     Once a year or more but not every month
24     Never
28 
Spend Time Standing — How much does this job require standing?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Continually or almost continually
4     More than half the time
11     About half the time
78     Less than half the time
7     Never
27 
Indoors, Not Environmentally Controlled — How often does this job require working indoors in non-controlled environmental conditions (e.g., warehouse without heat)?See more occupations related to this work context.


23     Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
15     Once a year or more but not every month
62     Never
26 
Work With Work Group or Team — How important is it to work with others in a group or team in this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


8     Extremely important
4     Very important
12     Important
38     Fairly important
38     Not important at all
23 
Deal With Unpleasant or Angry People — How frequently does the worker have to deal with unpleasant, angry, or discourteous individuals as part of the job requirements?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
13     Once a month or more but not every week
67     Once a year or more but not every month
21     Never
22 
Coordinate or Lead Others — How important is it to coordinate or lead others in accomplishing work activities in this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


4     Extremely important
8     Very important
12     Important
27     Fairly important
50     Not important at all
21 
Exposed to Contaminants — How often does this job require working exposed to contaminants (such as pollutants, gases, dust or odors)?See more occupations related to this work context.


7     Every day
4     Once a week or more but not every day
4     Once a month or more but not every week
37     Once a year or more but not every month
48     Never
19 
Degree of Automation — How automated is the job?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Completely automated
7     Highly automated
15     Moderately automated
22     Slightly automated
56     Not at all automated
18 
Responsibility for Outcomes and Results — How responsible is the worker for work outcomes and results of other workers?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Very high responsibility
12     High responsibility
8     Moderate responsibility
23     Limited responsibility
58     No responsibility
17 
Pace Determined by Speed of Equipment — How important is it to this job that the pace is determined by the speed of equipment or machinery? (This does not refer to keeping busy at all times on this job.)See more occupations related to this work context.


7     Extremely important
4     Very important
11     Important
4     Fairly important
74     Not important at all
17 
Spend Time Bending or Twisting the Body — How much does this job require bending or twisting your body?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Continually or almost continually
4     More than half the time
0    About half the time
58     Less than half the time
38     Never
15 
Public Speaking — How often do you have to perform public speaking in this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
12     Once a month or more but not every week
35     Once a year or more but not every month
54     Never
15 
Responsible for Others' Health and Safety — How much responsibility is there for the health and safety of others in this job?See more occupations related to this work context.


4     Very high responsibility
0    High responsibility
4     Moderate responsibility
35     Limited responsibility
58     No responsibility
15 
Spend Time Kneeling, Crouching, Stooping, or Crawling — How much does this job require kneeling, crouching, stooping or crawling?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Continually or almost continually
0    More than half the time
0    About half the time
59     Less than half the time
41     Never
13 
Sounds, Noise Levels Are Distracting or Uncomfortable — How often does this job require working exposed to sounds and noise levels that are distracting or uncomfortable?See more occupations related to this work context.


4     Every day
7     Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
15     Once a year or more but not every month
74     Never
12 
Exposed to Hazardous Equipment — How often does this job require exposure to hazardous equipment?See more occupations related to this work context.


7     Every day
4     Once a week or more but not every day
4     Once a month or more but not every week
0    Once a year or more but not every month
85     Never
12 
Extremely Bright or Inadequate Lighting — How often does this job require working in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions?See more occupations related to this work context.


7     Every day
4     Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
7     Once a year or more but not every month
81     Never
9 
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions — How often does this job require working in cramped work spaces that requires getting into awkward positions?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
11     Once a month or more but not every week
15     Once a year or more but not every month
74     Never
9 
Spend Time Walking and Running — How much does this job require walking and running?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Continually or almost continually
0    More than half the time
0    About half the time
35     Less than half the time
65     Never
8 
In an Enclosed Vehicle or Equipment — How often does this job require working in a closed vehicle or equipment (e.g., car)?See more occupations related to this work context.


4     Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
7     Once a month or more but not every week
4     Once a year or more but not every month
85     Never
7 
Very Hot or Cold Temperatures — How often does this job require working in very hot (above 90 F degrees) or very cold (below 32 F degrees) temperatures?See more occupations related to this work context.


4     Every day
4     Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
0    Once a year or more but not every month
93     Never
5 
Wear Common Protective or Safety Equipment such as Safety Shoes, Glasses, Gloves, Hearing Protection, Hard Hats, or Life Jackets — How much does this job require wearing common protective or safety equipment such as safety shoes, glasses, gloves, hard hats or life jackets?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
4     Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
7     Once a year or more but not every month
89     Never
4 
Wear Specialized Protective or Safety Equipment such as Breathing Apparatus, Safety Harness, Full Protection Suits, or Radiation Protection — How much does this job require wearing specialized protective or safety equipment such as breathing apparatus, safety harness, full protection suits, or radiation protection?See more occupations related to this work context.


4     Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
0    Once a year or more but not every month
96     Never
3 
Deal With Physically Aggressive People — How frequently does this job require the worker to deal with physical aggression of violent individuals?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
11     Once a year or more but not every month
89     Never
3 
In an Open Vehicle or Equipment — How often does this job require working in an open vehicle or equipment (e.g., tractor)?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
4     Once a month or more but not every week
4     Once a year or more but not every month
93     Never
1 
Exposed to Disease or Infections — How often does this job require exposure to disease/infections?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
4     Once a year or more but not every month
96     Never
1 
Exposed to Hazardous Conditions — How often does this job require exposure to hazardous conditions?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
4     Once a year or more but not every month
96     Never
1 
Exposed to High Places — How often does this job require exposure to high places?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
4     Once a year or more but not every month
96     Never
1 
Exposed to Whole Body Vibration — How often does this job require exposure to whole body vibration (e.g., operate a jackhammer)?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
4     Once a year or more but not every month
96     Never
1 
Outdoors, Exposed to Weather — How often does this job require working outdoors, exposed to all weather conditions?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
4     Once a year or more but not every month
96     Never
1 
Outdoors, Under Cover — How often does this job require working outdoors, under cover (e.g., structure with roof but no walls)?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
4     Once a year or more but not every month
96     Never
1 
Spend Time Climbing Ladders, Scaffolds, or Poles — How much does this job require climbing ladders, scaffolds, or poles?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Continually or almost continually
0    More than half the time
0    About half the time
4     Less than half the time
96     Never
1 
Spend Time Keeping or Regaining Balance — How much does this job require keeping or regaining your balance?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Continually or almost continually
0    More than half the time
0    About half the time
4     Less than half the time
96     Never
0 
Exposed to Radiation — How often does this job require exposure to radiation?See more occupations related to this work context.


0    Every day
0    Once a week or more but not every day
0    Once a month or more but not every week
0    Once a year or more but not every month
100     Never