U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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51-6051 Sewers, Hand
Sew, join, reinforce, or finish, usually with needle and thread, a variety of manufactured items. Includes weavers and stitchers. Excludes "Fabric Menders, Except Garment" (49-9093).
Illustrative examples: Hand Stitcher,
Broad Occupation: 51-6050 Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers
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