Flatlock Sewing Machine Operator Job Description Sample
Industrial Sewing Machine Operator
Span America is seeking an Industrial Sewing Machine Operator to join our growing team. The ideal candidate has experience sewing on industrial sewing machines (single needle and overlock). Job responsibilities are as follows:
Ability to sew material at required productivity rates
Inspect to ensure quality product
Effectively operate various sewing machines and be able to conduct routine sewing machine maintenance such as: thread needles, changing needles, bobbin changes and oiling machines
Move cut goods to work area as necessary
Notify cutter of defects in fabric and workmanship
Communicate work material shortages to supervisor
PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS;
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
This position is a seated positon for a majority of the day. This position requires lifting 25 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds, therefore proper lifting technique is required. Position may require seating and occasional standing, bending, climbing, crawling, crouching, kneeling, overhead lifting, pushing/pulling, reaching, squatting and twisting. (a detailed physical requirements checklist is available for this position.)
The performance of this position requires exposure to the manufacturing areas and requires the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses with side shields.
REGULAR WORK SCHEDULE:
OT required as needed.
1+ years industrial sewing experience required
Must be age 18 or older & possess a good work record
Span-America is an EO/AA Employer of Minorities/Females/Disabled/Protected Veterans
Sewing Machine Operator - Truxedo (Weekdays- M-Th 6:00Am - 4:30Pm)
- Performs all tasks involved in the sewing process of TruXedo's products. Follows standard work methods and practices safe work habits to ensure production is as efficient and safe as possible.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Expectations at 90 days continuous employment:
Follows safety guidelines and safe work practices.? Reports safety concerns to supervisor or Safety Coordinator.
Reads, understands and follows work orders to determine material needed to fill order.
Reads, understands and follows priority lists.
Operates sewing machine to join, gather, hem, reinforce, or decorate articles.
Observes stitching and fabric to detect defects and notifies Sewing Supervisor when defects are evident.
Operates the sew strip cutter.
Operates the rod cutter.
Follows process to change needles as needed.
Follows process to change out threads, including cones and bobbins, as needed.
Maintains pace at one position of the sewing line that will meet Company expectations without compromising quality guidelines.
Completes all required paperwork, including recording deviations, ?properly and legibly.
Maintains a neat and hazard free work area.
Works with others in a team environment.
May work at different work stations as production needs require.
Attendance and dependability are essential job functions. You must report to work on time and follow attendance guidelines.
Performs other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION AND / OR EXPERIENCE:
- High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, work instructions, operating and maintenance? instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to perform basic math.
Must be able to read a tape measure accurately.
Regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, grasp or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear.? Occasionally required to stand, walk, stoop, crouch, kneel or climb. Must regularly lift and/or move up to 20 lbs and occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 lbs. Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to focus.
- All employees have the responsibility and authority to stop production due to safety issues or non-conforming product.
LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMER:
- The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.
All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws.
Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an "at-will" basis.
Sewing Machine Operator B
Job Title: Sewing Machine Operator B
Location: Clarksville, TN
This position is responsible for setting up and running the sewing machine (s) in the Bindery Department. It involves having an understanding of the required SOP's to run and maintain productivity and quality standards. Operator is responsible for adjusting and troubleshooting equipment and working with maintenance personnel to keep machine running at its best capacity. The incumbent must be willing to move around the Bindery and perform any tasks/jobs needed to achieve production goals, as assigned by their supervisor.
High School degree or GED preferred.
Basic computer skills required.
Good verbal communication skills.
Experience with Bindery equipment a plus.
Must successfully complete machine training within department.
Must be able to work in a team environment.
Able to give and follow written and verbal instructions.
Willing to work flexible hours and overtime with short notice.
Must be able to properly lift 10 to 60 lbs. to shoulder height.
Must have excellent attendance.
Must understand and be able to communicate machine SOP's.
Celebrating over 120 years of business, Jostens has been a part of local communities, working with K-12 schools, colleges and universities, teams and affiliation groups. Representatives from Jostens touch thousands of schools and groups every day, working to make a difference with products and services that recognize accomplishments and help people tell their stories. These products, along with resources for educators, yearbook curriculum and services to help motivate and inspire like Jostens Renaissance® and Commitment to Graduate (C2G) are all designed to contribute to a positive and rewarding school experience.
As a household name and leading brand in our market, we are passionate about being the most trusted partner in celebrating moments that matter. We are a mid-size company with a small company feel, allowing us to move fast and explore innovative ideas.
Jostens is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.
Sewing Machine Operator
United States of America
- Texas, Fort Bliss
Sewing Machine Operator operates power sewing machines to sew, alter or repair wearing apparel, linens, blankets and other fabric articles.
Alter article according to alteration ticket, fitter's pins, chalk marks, or verbal instructions.
Locate defects, and repairs article, including ripping of seams and matching sizes and colors of replacement parts.
May operate automatic sewing machines, utilizing knowledge of threading machines, winding bobbins, adjusting tension, and oiling parts.
Work is reviewed for accuracy, neatness, and to determine if instructions have been followed.
Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
- AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.
- Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.
- Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.
High School diploma or equivalent.
- Must be a U.S. Citizen
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to "make amazing happen" in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.
Job Category Craft/Trade
Business Line Management Services
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 220698BR
Clearance Required Yes
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Sewing Machine Operator
Linen & Central Services
Must be able to manage and complete different sewing projects. Works with supervisor to facilitate smooth daily operations.
May be required to work at multiple sites. Must be flexible to respond to changing priorities and handle changing workflow. Receives, stores, collects, distributes, tracks, and transports linen (sterile, clean and/or soiled) throughout the Medical Center in a safe and efficient manner.
Operates equipment safely and correctly. Utilizes computer and hand held units for tracking of linen. Monitors linen and other QA/QC requirements. Completes other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent is required.
On the job training is provided. Must be able to read, write, have knowledge of basic mathematics, and understand English.
Must be organized, efficient, communicate and problem solve. Must be able to work independently and/or in a team setting. Shift assignments may be altered to accommodate departmental/customer services.
A skills assessment test will be administered at the time of the interview, and a "PASS" score is required
Must be proficient in using a sewing machine.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $16.17 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
Variable Day shifts
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Job posting number
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Sewing Machine Operator
What you will be part of
Saab Barracuda LLC is a business unit operating within Saab Defense and Security USA LLC in Lillington, North Carolina. Saab Barracuda is the world's leading supplier of products and services within multispectral signature management and force protection technology. Saab Barracuda is at the front line of research and development within the area and the company has built a solid competence, when it comes to optimizing signature management solutions. Saab provides an excellent working environment, offering advancement and professional growth opportunities, competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package.
Saab Barracuda LLC is seeking Sewing Machine Operators to produce sub-assembly parts and finished parts for multispectral products. This position will be fulltime-temporary to support a 2-year contract, working 40 hours per week.
Attach webbing to nets and sew vinyl reinforcements to net material.
Use multiple sewing methods and machines.
Seam or sew panels when needed.
Audit own work during and after sewing processes.
Cut webbing to required lengths and assemble straps/buckles.
Recognize defects and correct/stop machine, if not producing first quality material.
Perform secondary operation, to include reworking panels or repairing nets/systems.
Document daily production information on associate production report.
Maintain a safe working environment in assigned workspace.
Perform morning and mid-day stretches.
Use proper lifting techniques and lifting equipment for material movements into and out of the machine.
Your skills and experience
Required Experience and
High school diploma or educational equivalent
3+ years of sewing experience (5+ years and previous camouflage net/products sewing experience is desired)
Ability to read and interpret safety rules, work instructions and job safety analysis.
Ability to understand CAD drawings.
Knowledge to recognize defects and correct/stop machine
Ability to recognize and notify supervision and/or maintenance when abnormal machine conditions occur.
Ability to perform all necessary data entry into Business System.
Master multiple tasks and machines.
Possess good inter-personal skills to allow one to work well with others.
Ability to communicate effectively with Production Supervisor, Production Lead and co-workers
Must be self-mobile and able to stand for extended periods.
Ability to perform physical tasks such as sitting, bending, stooping, walking, climbing, reaching during a normal workday.
Ability to lift up to thirty-five (35) pounds
Hearing and vision within normal ranges is important for conversations, and to receive ordinary information and directives from Production Supervisors and management as required.
Ability to work extended hours when required
Must be a U.S. citizen, Permanent Resident (green card holder), or protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).
As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a drug test and background check that will include, at a minimum, a criminal record check, education and employment verification.
Saab is a global defense and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defense, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number approximately 15,500 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.
Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person's needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.
Sewing Machine Operator
At Parker Hannifin – HVAC Filtration Division (formerly CLARCOR Air Filtration Products), we specialize in creative, smart solutions. Our team drives a dynamic business that delivers value to customers through distinctive products, technologies and brands. The HVAC Filtration Division is one of the world's foremost manufacturers of air filtration products for the commercial, industrial and institutional markets.
We are currently looking for first shift sewing machine operators/assemblers who will work out of our Ottawa, Kansas manufacturing facility.
The sewing machine operators/assemblers are responsible for assigned manufacturing tasks which includes: using an industrial sewing machine to assemble filter components; equipment setup and adjustment, and making minor equipment repairs; completing quality records, machine logs and scrap reports; labeling, packing and stacking boxes averaging 21 lbs. Relies on pre-established work and safety instructions to perform the functions of the job.
Works under immediate supervision. Requirements Must be able to stand 8 to 10 hours a day and use hands on a repetitive basis in gripping and pinching motions.
Previous sewing experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred but not required. Must be able to work in a fast paced environment. Must pass integrity assessment, drug screen and background check.
To be considered for this position applicants must apply online at http://www.clarcor.com and either attach a resume or provide work history by completing the online application.
CLARCOR is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/V/D
We are an EEO employer for Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons & Protected Veterans.
Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.
Machine Operator 4 - 1St Shift (1437-799)
Clean and properly maintain the dye range according to standard operating procedure
Properly operate ribbon machinery according to standard operating procedure
Operate and maintain sewing machine as required
Control/eliminate waste of product to produce quality product
Inspect greige goods before dyeing and report defects
Deliver all ribbon samples to the supervisor
Perform all duties so as minimize waste and second quality product
Assist Material Handler on boxing placement and other duties
Transport product to other departments as necessary
Cross train on all machines in order to operate each machine as assigned and back-up other machine operators within the Dyehouse
Assist with other processes as required
Additional duties may be assigned at the discretion of Management
High School diploma or equivalent
Ability to read, write and perform basic math functions
Decimals, fractions conversions and yard to foot conversions
Ability to use and read a ruler
Ability to multi-task in operation of equipment
Must have attention to detail and work under minimum supervision
Ability to lift by hand (up to 30lbs) or by mechanical assistance
PPE required, to include hand, eye and face protection
Work within heated environment, at times
Ability to move in and around all machinery and equipment, climb steps, ladders and work within restricted spaces
"All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status."
Job Location Hagerstown, Maryland, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular
Machine Operator Apprentice
Reports To: Supervisor and Plant Manager
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Responsible for all activities associated with running a Flexo or Rotary Die Cutter including: setup, operation, cleanup, and recommending improvements to operations.
Sets up and runs the Load Former, feeding the machine
Reviews job tickets, print cards, and quality inspection paperwork with machine Captain
Sets up and operates the pre-feeder.
Reads job order and mounts specified rubber print plate and printing dies on cylinder.
Installs cylinder on shaft, and secures assembly in bed of press.
Fills dye fonts with prescribed inks or dyes.
Moves levers to engage dye rolls, adjusting position of cylinder to print two or more colors without overlapping or smearing previously printed area.
Starts press, adjusting speed, tension, and alignment of printing plate as necessary.
Cuts sample of printed material from end of printed roll and inspects for imperfections, such as blurred or off-center impressions.
Cleans rubber plate, cylinder, and dye fonts, using solvent, and lubricates press as needed, using grease gun.
May mix inks or dyes to produce desired colors.
Sets up rails, print, and die cut section on machinery accurately in accordance with proper setup techniques.
Inspects all dies before and after run to ensure that any necessary repairs are made before the next run.
Ensures all bolts for cutting dies are in place and tightly secured.
Monitor box quality, including, but not limited to, loose liner, warp, correct size, and print.
Checks anilox rolls for damage.
Maximizes the utilization of equipment by operating the machinery at available capacity and speed.
Cross trains and assist Helpers, Stackers, and Bundlers with job duties on the machine.
Cross-train on other machines.
Completes necessary reports in an accurate and timely manner, including but not limited to: Production Data,
Machine Operational Status, Safety Data, Quality Data. Turn in maintenance work orders to supervision for needed repairs.
Must be proactive in the maintenance of equipment.
Switches duties with stacker as necessary.
Complies with all company policies and procedures, including safety and maintaining good housekeeping.
Adheres to production schedule. Makes recommendations for optimizing the schedule to meet cost, quality and service goals.
Reports any issues to Supervisor.
Adherence to company policies, including its attendance is essential.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
One year certificate from college or technical school; or 2-3 to years related experience and/or training. Previous experience in a manufacturing environment or similar industry experience preferred.
Boxes, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
We are looking for a skilled Machine Operator to set up, maintain and operate machinery. You’ll ensure the interminable and efficient running of production. A great machine operator is reliable and able to work with attention to detail and safety standards. On-the-job training is a good way to discover how to do the job better, so you should have willingness to learn and improve. Being a team player is essential since all tasks will require close collaboration with co-workers. The goal will be to ensure that production procedures will be carried on smoothly to maximize efficiency and profits.Responsibilities
- Set up machines (calibration, cleaning etc.) to start a production cycle
- Control and adjust machine settings (e.g. speed)
- Feed raw material or parts to semi-automated machines
- Inspect parts with precision and measuring tools
- Test operation of machines periodically
- Fix issues that might occur during the shift
- Proven experience as a machine operator
- Working knowledge of diverse high-speed machinery and measurement tools (caliper, micrometer etc.)
- Understanding of production procedures
- Adherence to health and safety regulations (e.g. constant use of protective gear)
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