Sewing Machine Operator
Salary: $14/hour to start with possibility of growth; Training provided!
Reporting to the Sewing Supervisor, you will play a critical role in helping to produce the employer’s brand name outerwear according to the high standards of quality that the employer is known for all over the world. In this role you will be responsible for assembling different components of their jackets and maintaining a high level craftsmanship each and every day.
Work as part of a larger team to complete a garment
Sew various parts of a garment including, but not limited to, pockets, flaps, zippers, hoods and sleeves as well as lining to shell
Assess the quality of garment pieces before sewing to ensure garments are up to the employer’s quality standards
Ensure individual productivity quotas are met or exceeded on a daily basis, while at the same time maintaining the employer’s quality standards
All candidates must not have ANY vacation plans for the next 6 months – 1 year
Candidates must be able to sit or stand for 8 hours per day.
Candidates must live close by to the location or drive in order to work at this location.
2-3 years’ sewing experience, preferably in apparel manufacturing industry
Experience on single needle, double needle and seam serger machines
Experience on specialty machines considered a definite asset
Experience joining sections of garments into a finished product
Must be able to work independently in a fast paced environment
Sewing machine operation and controls.
Product quality inspection and evaluation.
Arm-hand steadiness (the ability to keep the hand and arm steady while running fabric through a machine).
Manual dexterity (the ability to quickly make coordinated movements with one or both hands to manipulate fabric).
Control precision (the ability to quickly and repeatedly make precise adjustments in operating the foot controls of a machine).
Consistently exhibits the employer’s Values, taking pride in being innovative, respectful, passionate, accountable, and entrepreneurial while exhibiting personal commitment
Posting Expiry Date: Ongoing