Role of Textile Engineer in Textile Industry

Textile engineer is a key person in any textile industry. A textile engineer should play important vital role in a textile mill for continuous smooth running and further development of the mill. He has to operate all activities in a textile mill from planning to delivery. He should do work in the following section of a mill.
Textile engineer doing work in textile lab
Fig: Textile engineer doing work in textile lab
Roles of a textile engineer in textile mill:

Planning: Textile engineer has to plan in all section for the smooth flow of production. He has to distribute the work of the worker for balancing the work.

Control: He has to control the production and the people according to the plan to get optimum efficiency.

Organization: He watches over the manufacturing process and introduces required system it needed for quality production.

Re-viewing:
He has to review the activities of shift in charge and supervise every month according to production manager order.

Administration: He checks daily and monthly report.

Leadership: Textile engineer makes the worker to give their best by inspiring and motivating. He commit himself to the company and faster that same kind of commitment in his flowers. He knows their strength, weakness, hope and goal.

Management contact:
He needs consultation with production manager in matter of production planning and work distribution of people. He also consults with quality assurance manager in case of quality falls as well as production quality for individual buyer.

Maintenance schedule: He needs to check and maintain proper maintenance schedule for every machine.

Energy supply: Obviously energy is very important thing for textile mill. It should confirm to supply sufficient energy to run the industry.

Inventory control:
Engineers plays an important role to control appropriate and necessary spare parts and raw material to smooth run the mill.

Environmental conscious: Textile engineer should control to create minimum pollution from the mill.

Marketing policy: This is very important section for a mill. Textile engineers should play right step to familiar and promote its product to buyer.

Probable department of a textile factory:
  1. Production
  2. Quality control
  3. Human resource
  4. Planning
  5. Maintenance
  6. Finance and account
  7. Utility
  8. Administration
  9. Security
Designation for textile engineer in a textile mill:
Textile engineer works in a textile mill at different section as a following designation.
  1. Production/Quality control officer
  2. Senior production officer
  3. Assistant production manager
  4. Production manager (PM)
  5. Deputy general manager (DGM)
  6. General manager (GM)
  7. Executive director (ED)
  8. CEO (Chief Executive Officer)/COO (Chief Operating Officer)
  9. Director
  10. Managing director (MD)
  11. Chairman