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Counter Moulder

Aliases: Stifner Moulder,(Footwear), Footwear Assembly Operator

Industry/Sector(s): Leather


JOB DESCRIPTION 1
The tasks a Counter Moulder is expected to perform include:
  • Operating counter moulding machine to mould counters or stifners to shape the heel
  • Setting mould of require shape and size in machines
  • Depressing foot pedal to start machine which bends and presses counter into required shape
  • Releasing foot pedal and taking out mould at counter
  • Cleaning and oiling machine

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT 

  • It needs one to be on their toes

  • Need not handle a team

  • Local travelling is not a part of this job role

  • Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

  • Work from home option is not available

Working hours

  • Factories usually work for 6 days a week for 8 hours everyday. This may vary from factory to factory

  • Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

This job is suitable for candidates who have Hearing Impaired (HH)

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING 3

Minimum – 5th pass

KEY COMPETENCIES 3
  • Proficient in identifying the kind of shoes and its construction
  • Knowledge of common problems faced in the work environment
  • Proficient in handling all tools and techniques
  • Knowledge of different types of materials  used in particular operation
  • Knowledge of adhesives used in particular operation

 

DESIRABLE COMPETENCIES 
Not applicable

 

AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING AND LEARNING INSTITUTES 4
  • Footwear Design & Development Institute, Noida
  • Central Footwear Training Institute, Chennai & Agra
  • Government Leather Technology College, Kolkata
  • LabourNet Services India Pvt. Ltd.
  • IL&FS Skills Development Corporation Ltd.
  • Indian Institute of Leather Products (IILP)
  • KILT, Karnataka
  • Central Institute of Vocational Education
  • Mirams Training Services India Pvt. Ltd.

 

SAMPLE OF TRAINING AND LEARNING COURSES 
Coming soon

 

CAREER PROGRESSION PATH 3

Counter Moulder Assistant Supervisor Assembly → Assembly Supervisor

Transfer option
  • India: Yes
  • Abroad: Yes

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EXPECTED EARNINGS 3
  • For freshers - ₹ 4,500 to ₹ 5,000 per month
  • For candidates with 1-2 years of experience or more - ₹ 6,000 to ₹ 7,000 per month
(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

 

REQUIRED WORK EXPERIENCE 3
Preferably at least 1-3 years of relevant work experience

 

PROBABLE EMPLOYERS 3
Leather footwear manufacturing factories across India

 

KEYWORDS 
  • Counter Moulder
  • Stifner Moulder
  • Footwear Assembly Operator

 

OCCUPATIONAL CODES AND STANDARDS 
StandardCodeDescription
NCO 20157536.1200Counter Moulder
ISCO 20087536 Shoemakers and Related Workers
NIC 200815201Manufacture of leather footwear such as shoes, sandals, chappals, leather cum-rubber/plastic cloth sandles and chappals
QP ReferenceNANA
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