Counter Former

Tend forming machines that restore shape to heels of finished shoes.

What does a Counter Former do?

Tends forming machine that restores shape to heel counters of finished shoes: Adjusts temperature of forming iron and positions shoe on iron. Depresses pedal that moves presser arms, forcing counter against iron to restore shape to counter. May remove wrinkles, using hand iron. May shape one-piece quarters by similar method and be designated Quarter Former.