• Embroidery Machine Operator

    Posted: 05/11/2021

    Job Summary:

    • Setting up and operating embroidery machine in accordance with written and verbal instruction/training, and company safety and quality guidelines.
    • Stage, hoop and load products onto embroidery machines.
    • Solve embroidery machine problems and adjust mechanical operations to keep the best quality and production speed.
    • Perform regular maintenance on sewing equipment.
    • Must be someone that works well with others and willing to help in other areas of the business when needed and when time allows.
    • Part time or full time Monday through Thursday, 8:00AM to 5:00PM and Friday 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM.

    Responsibilities:

    • Receives production order and job assignments from production lead. Obtain garment, threads, sew outs, and related supplies needed to produce job.
    • Ensure sew outs for future jobs are done each morning.
    • Approve sew outs on each job from team lead
    • Sews job maintaining optimum production speed and makes machine adjustments to maintain sew quality, registration and color.
    • Completes production records and files sew outs
    • Ensures proper cleanliness of machine, workstation and immediate machine area by returning unused thread to thread shelves and removing trash.

    Experience:

    • One plus years of experience and/or on the job training in embroidery required.
    • Must have good judgment of color, design and quality.
    • Highly adaptable and responsive to changing business needs.
    • Experience reading and interpreting drawings, designs, and work instructions.
    • Training on individual machines will be provided.

    Education:

    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

    Requirements

    • Reasonable math, computer and reasoning skills
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Attention to detail, quality, and safety
    • Ability to work with little to no supervision
    • The employee will be required to stand for long periods of time.
    • Limited air conditioning
    • The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel or crouch. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
    • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
    • Ability to work in an environment with moderate to loud machine noise

    Other

    • Pay is negotiable based on prior experience and other merits
    • Sewing: 1 year minimum

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    Job Type: Part-time or Full-time

    Pay: From $13.00 - $17.00 per hour based on experience

    Benefits for Full time:

    • SIMPLE matching
    • Employee discount
    • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
    • Paid time off

    Note: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an "at will" employment relationship. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.