Industrial Sewing Machine Operator (Full-Time, Mon-Fri)

  • Company:
    ScopeHR
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    15 hours ago
  • Category:
    Manufacturing

Job Description

JOB LOCATION: NEAR Keele St. / Lawrence Ave.

Job Duties:

  • Operate and maintain sewing machines and related parts, including pattern plates, needles, presser feet, automatic cutting tools and blades
  • Read and interpret work orders and adjust machines and materials to match, including selecting fabric, thread and needles, mounting necessary attachments and double-checking settings before beginning a large run
  • Inspect and repair finished products as needed and make machine adjustments to compensate for errors or quality issues
  • Record accurately the materials used, maintenance performed and number of pieces completed during each shift, keeping each of these metrics within target ranges
  • Attach elastic, cord, zippers, hooks, buttons and other trimmings to sewn pieces according to work order instructions and diagrams
  • Prepare materials for machine embroidery and other automatic embellishment, including securing fabric in hoops, templates or clamps and guiding into machine
  • Troubleshoot basic machinery problems and request service or repairs as needed
  • Meet or exceed consistent daily and weekly output and quality goals

Job Skills & Qualifications Required:

  • At least 2 years experience
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must know how to communicate in English
  • Able to stand throughout shift
  • Good physical (hand/eye) coordination
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds