Tend machines that wash and treat felts with chemical preservatives.
What does a Felt Washing Machine Tender do?
Tends machine that washes and treats felt with chemical preservatives: Wraps felt around machine spindle or presses button to start rollers that pull felt into machine. Turns valves to admit water, steam, detergents, caustics, and other chemicals into machine at specified intervals according to specifications. Presses button to start machine washing and treating cycles. Unloads machine with aid of another worker or threads felt through rollers for removal of moisture. May tend machine to dye felt and be designated Felt-Dyeing-Machine Tender.