Set up, operate, or tend machines that knit, loop, weave, or draw in textiles.
Knitter, Knitting Machine Operator, Loom Fixer, Tufting Machine Operator, Warp Knit Operator, Weaver, Winder Operator
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Occupation statistics: USDOL U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Statistics
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