Rags Laborer

Perform tasks involved in preparing rags for use in making paper.

What does a Rags Laborer do?

Performs any combination of following tasks involved in preparing rags for use in making paper: Cuts material, such as clips, buttons, and elastic from rags, using hand shears or automatic circular knife. Removes dusted rags from conveyor of thrasher, weighs and records weight of rags, and trucks them to cutting machine. Removes cover from bleach boiler, allowing rags to fall into stock cars. Marks cars according to grade and type of rags and pushes cars to washing machines. Removes washed rags from drainer, places them in stock cars, and pushes cars to beater room. May be designated according to work performed as Bleach-Boiler Puller; Cutter; Stock Pitcher.