Hemmer Blindstitch Job Description Sample
Hemmer - Time Warner Center (Stores)
: USA-New York-New York City
What you will do
lululemon athletica is a yoga-inspired athletic apparel company that provides components for people to live longer, healthier and more fun lives. By creating products that keep people active and stress free, lululemon believes the world will be a better place.
Our brand new Time Warner Center location is looking for a 'charismatic craftsperson' to operate and create on-brand quality alterations in a high volume setting. Under the supervision and direction of the Store Manager, the operator plays a vital role in ensuring a guest's experience at the store is positive and beneficial, creating a unique personalized experience each and every time!
what makes Y-O-U great?
You're a self-starter and love taking on initiatives
You like to think outside of the box while not straying too far from your original direction
You're detail oriented and highly organized, with a knack for innovation and creativity
You are an athletic opportunist – you enjoy sweating in whatever way you can
You inspire the people around you with your innate sense of adventure and laughter, never taking yourself too seriously
You're passionate about creating premium, technical apparel that solves sweaty athletic problems so you can always be ready for a sweat or a social session
You're not afraid to set the bar high and hold everyone around you accountable through straight talk and intentional listening
Most importantly – you see fun in everything that you do
Qualifications of the position:
Required – one year's work experience in sewing / alterations.
Required – experience using industrial sergers and cover stitch machines.
Experience with sewing garments is a must!
Preferred – garment industry background.
Excellent team player and ability to work independently.
Upbeat, optimistic, passionate, friendly and authentic.
Responsible and dependable.
Excellent communication skills – verbal and written.
Extraordinary customer service, organizational and time management skills.
Ability and willingness to accept and provide feedback.
Strong problem solving and decision-making skills.
Preferred knowledge and involvement in yoga, and/or other fitness, health or sports activities.
A Day in the Life:
Quality alterations consisent with the brand
Create guest solutions
Liase with educators and leadership team
Design analysis and feedback
Vision and goal planning
Hemmer (Joinery Operator)
who we are
lulemon athletica is a yoga-inspired athletic apparel company that provides components for people to live longer,
healthier and more fun lives. By creating products that keep people active and stress free, lululemon believes the
world will be a better place.
who you are
The Joinery at lululemon is an intricate fixture of guest experience at select stores offering in-store hemming and
Joinery Operators are creative design professionals dedicated to executing high quality
alterations in a short time frame while gathering design feedback and conducting research and development for the
Under the supervision and direction of the Store Manager, the Joinery Operator
plays a vital role in ensuring a guest's
experience at the store is positive and beneficial, creating a unique personalized experience each and every time.
a day in the life
Responsibilities and Duties:
Execute custom garment alterations for lululemon guests (i.e. hemming/cropping, repairs, liner alterations, etc.) expediting projects when necessary
Utilize design skills and creativity to accommodate special guest requests and create on-brand design solutions
Provide exceptional guest experience surrounding the hemming and alterations process
Support retail team (in the fitting room area) in accurate garment pinning and prepping for alterations as well as on-going training on what the Joinery can and cannot accommodate
Leverage product resources to elevate technical product knowledge
Engage in monthly product walkthroughs
Analyze design feedback, conduct design research and development, digitally record alteration details
Complete weekly fit sessions to ensure they remain connected to the six f's (fit, fabric, function, fun, feel and features) and designer's intention of the product
Maintain proper machine maintenance, tools and supplies
Attend monthly Joinery team meetings and store specific staff meetings
Personal development through the practice of vision and goal setting
Machines and Equipment utilized:
Industrial JUKI double needle Overlock Serger Machine
Industrial Siruba Coverstitch Machine
Industrial gravity-feed steam iron
Fabric shears and rotary blades
Microsoft Office programs
qualifications and skills
Expert experience operating industrial sergers and coverstitch machines
At least one year of professional experience in sewing/tailoring
Expert knowledge of technical fabrics and garment construction
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Exceptional customer service, organizational and time management skills
Optimistic, driven, and authentic outlook with ability and willingness to accept and provide feedback
Preferred: degree in Fashion Design and/or garment industry background
Expert experience operating industrial sergers and coverstitch machines
General Helper/Laborer-Trim - 2Nd Shift
Cornerstone Building Brands is the largest manufacturer of exterior building products in North America. Our comprehensive portfolio spans the breadth of the residential and commercial markets, while our expansive footprint enables us to serve customers and communities across North America. Our relentless focus on excellence combined with our ongoing commitment to innovation and R&D has driven us to become the #1 manufacturer of windows, vinyl siding, insulated metal panels, metal roofing and wall systems, and metal accessories. We believe every building we create, and every part of that building, positively contributes to communities where people live, work and play.
Performs daily as a General Helper, working as needed in different departments of the shop facility.
Participates in Safe work environment and completes observations
Inspects equipment for safety
Must be able to read and understand a production order
Requires use of forklift, crane, and manual handling of materials
Responsible for packaging sheeting and trimming materials
Responsible for hemming and moving finished materials to loading trucks
Good communication with team, supervisor and management
Potential to learn responsibilities of Slitter Operator, Hemmer Operator and or Press Operator
Safety and Team oriented
Good customer orientation
Detail and Quality oriented
Good Communication Skills
Basic computer skills (Email, Internet, Excel, Word)
Requires experience with hand tools, wrenches, banding equipment and nail guns.
Requires the use of measuring gauges.
Able to read a tape measure
Able to lift 100 lbs
Forklift experience a plus / Must be trainable on forklift
Crane experience a plus / Must be trainable on crane
Flexible with working overtime and weekends when needed
Standing and walking 8-12 hrs every day.
Repetitive lifting of 50+ lbs throughout shift.
Repetitive material handling. Some in awkward body positioning.
Repetitive climbing on and off of equipment and ladders.
Varying and extreme working conditions outside (Hot, Cold, Rain, Shine
Cornerstone Building Brands is an equal opportunity, at-will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.
Job Family Manufacturing
Pay Type Hourly
305 N Iris Rd, Mt Pleasant, IA 52641, USA
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