Tobacco preparers and tobacco products makers

Role Responsibilities

  • Grading cured tobacco leaves by type, quality and locality where grown
  • Mixing tobacco leaves according to formula to obtain a blend of distinct flavour
  • Tending vacuum containers which moisten tobacco for further processing
  • Removing midribs and stalks from tobacco leaves and shredding tobacco
  • Making cigars, cigarettes, snuff and other tobacco products by hand or with simple machines

    Skill level