U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.
51-6031 Sewing Machine Operators
Operate or tend sewing machines to join, reinforce, decorate, or perform related sewing operations in the manufacture of garment or nongarment products.
Illustrative examples: Custom T-shirt Embroidery Machine Operator,
Button Sewing Machine Operator,
Blind Stitch Machine Operator
Broad Occupation: 51-6030 Sewing Machine Operators
Minor Group: 51-6000 Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers
Major Group: 51-0000 Production Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010