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Sail Cutter Salary
in Nova Scotia, Canada

$29,232 (CAD)

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Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sail Cutter is $29,232 a year and $14 an hour in Nova Scotia, Canada. The average salary range for a Sail Cutter is between $22,958 and $34,229. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Spreads sail cloth over floor pattern and cuts cloth into specified lengths and shapes for subsequent sewing into complete sail: lays first width of sail cloth over pattern and fastens it into position, using weights or awls.
  • Marks outline of sail on cloth, following pattern and allowing margin of material to overlap for seams.
  • Cuts cloth along outline, using hand shears.
  • Draws seam guidelines on edge of cloth with pencil to mark seam overlap.
  • Spreads succeeding widths of cloth over pattern in specified manner and cuts with hand shears until sail is complete.
  • Draws lines across joints of cloths with pencil as guides to match cloths for assembly.
  • Picks up, marks, and stacks cloths in order of sewing.
  • Lays out and cuts reinforcing patches for sails.
  • Trims sails after machine seaming and creases edges by hand to prepare for machine finishing.
  • May prepare sails for repair by opening seams and cutting out defective cloth or rope with hand shears.
  • May shrink cotton cloths before cutting by soaking in water.
  • May lay out and draw sail patterns on floor sail-lay-out worker.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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