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Fur Dresser - Hide And Pelt Processing


Western Fur Tannery Ltd.

Date Posted

June 24, 2024


  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $19.33 to $23.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 24, 2024
Job Requirements


Western Fur Tannery Ltd.




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate


  • Clean machines and immediate work areas
  • Examine products for defects to ensure adherence to quality standards
  • Mix dyes or chemicals according to established formulae
  • Prepare solutions to clean, dehair, pickle, oil or tan hides and skins
  • Remove flesh and loose hair from hides and pelts


1 to less than 7 months

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Fur Dresser - Hide And Pelt Processing is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Textile Fibre and Yarn Preparation Machine Operators

Interest in comparing to patrol work areas in order to check for defects and broken yarns


Interest in operating yarn texturizing machines, spinning and twisting frames, and winding and reeling machines


Interest in speaking to notify supervisors and mechanics of equipment malfunctions; and in investigating machine stoppages; may assist with maintenance and minor repairs to machinery

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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