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Automatic Hemmer

Tend one or more automatic sewing machines that hem materials.

What does an Automatic Hemmer do?

Tends one or more automatic sewing machines that hem continuous lengths of material: Threads material through feed rollers, machine guides, and hem-folding attachment. Starts machine that sews continuous hem and stops as material runs out or thread breaks. When tending machine that sews hemstitch, may be designated Gang-Hemstitching-Machine Operator. May be designated according to product hemmed as Curtain Hemmer, Automatic; Drapery Hemmer, Automatic; Ruffling Hemmer, Automatic. Performs duties as described under SEWING-MACHINE OPERATOR, AUTOMATIC Master Title.