Sewing Machine Operator

Full-time
Scarborough
Posted 4 weeks ago

Sewing Machine Operator

Location: Scarborough

Hours: Full-time Hours

Position Overview:

Reporting to the Lead Hand, Carpentry the Sewing Machine Operator works in a team environment in our Scarborough warehouse facility. This role is responsible for sewing and stitching different upholstery components and maintaining a high level of craftsmanship.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all materials and auxiliary supplies are available prior to beginning work.
  • Maintenance of industrial sewing machine.
  • Draw threads through needles and adjust machine functions according to project requirements.
  • Examine and ensure quality of work.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • Sew missing stitches or replacement parts in accordance to repair instructions provided.
  • Observe operations to detect any faults or defects in raw materials or stitching.
  • Notify Lead Hand/Supervisor of any problems or discrepancies during the sewing process.
  • Ensure that excess material or threads are cut away from the finished product.
  • Ensure all items stitched are logged accordingly for productivity purposes.
  • Wear appropriate personal protective equipment as required.
  • Act as a backup for pattern cutting.
  • Any other duties assigned.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of pedal operator sewing machine experience required.
  • Vinyl cutting and top stitch experience an asset.
  • High school graduate.
  • Excellent organizational, problem-solving and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize.
  • Good verbal and written English communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and/or in a team environment.
  • Able to carry up to 20 lbs. to and from equipment.

-TK

Job Features

Job CategorySewing Machine Operator, Trades

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