Measure and cut carpets from stock rolls to specified dimensions.
What does a Carpet Cutter I do?
Measures and cuts carpet from stock rolls to specified dimensions or according to diagrammed instructions, using tape measure, triangle, chalkline, and hand cutting tool: Unrolls carpeting on floor, measures cutting dimensions, using triangle and tape measure, and marks cutting guide lines, using chalkline. Inserts and aligns hand cutting tool under carpet, and pushes and guides cutting tool across carpet to cut required size and shape carpet from stock roll. Rerolls carpeting to be returned to storage and rolls up cut carpet to facilitate further operations.