Tabaksbereiders en vervaardigers van tabaksproducten


ISCO 08 Code 7516      Tobacco preparers and tobacco products makers

Lead Statement
Tobacco preparers and tobacco products makers prepare tobacco leaves and make various tobacco products.

Task statement
Tasks include:

  • 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 container which moistens 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.

Included occupations
Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Cigar maker
  • Cigarette maker
  • Tobacco grader

Excluded occupations
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:

  • Cigar production machine -operator- 8160
  • Cigarette production machine operator – 8160

ISCO 88 Code(s) 7416
(NCvB; April 2010)