Operate tunnel finisher machine


Handle wide or narrow body tunnel finishers which remove wrinkles from garments. Insert the material in a steam chamber, making the fabric moldable.

Alternative labels

operate tunnel finisher
operating tunnel finisher machine
operate continuous batch washer
operate tunnel washer
operate tunnel finisher machine
operate tunnel machine

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Operate tunnel finisher machine is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Laundry worker: Laundry workers operate and monitor machines that use chemicals to wash or dry-clean articles such as cloth and leather garments, linens, drapes or carpets, ensuring the color and texture of these articles is being maintained. They work in laundry shops and industrial laundry companies and sort the articles received from clients by fabric type. They also determine the cleaning technique to be applied.

Optional skill

Operate tunnel finisher machine is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Laundromat attendant: Laundromat attendants assist the customers of self-servicing laundries with issues related to coin-machines, dryers or vending machines. They maintain the general cleanliness of the laundry.
Drapery and carpet cleaner: Drapery and carpet cleaners clean draperies and carpets for their clients by removing stains, dust or odors. They do this by applying chemical and repellent solutions and with the use of brushes or mechanical equipment.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022