leather goods packing operator


Leather goods packing operators perform the final revision of the leather goods products. They apply accessories such as the handles, padlocks, or other features of the product (e.g. labels). They introduce products in textile sacs if applicable, fill them with paper to maintain the product's shape and then place products in boxes using adequate tools for products' protection. They are in charge of general packaging, and checking the completion of each order by getting the boxes into the parcels and preparing the documentation for expedition by the transport agency.

Scope notes

Includes people performing a final generic quality control according to the previous requirements regarding visual aspects of the product. 
 Excludes people performing managerial and manufacturing activities.

Alternative label

  • packing worker

  • leather goods packing worker

  • packing attendant

  • leather goods packing attendant

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

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Optional skills and competences



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