Industrial / Power Sewer
Menomonee Falls, WI US
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Posted 18 days ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description
Position Summary:
Operate single or multiple needle power sewing machines to perform diversified work on leathers, fabrics and synthetic materials for products having high grade workmanship and rigid inspection requirements.

Essential Responsibilities: (other duties as assigned)
  • Setup standard machine attachments and adjust machine, pressure foot, number of stitches, thread tension, etc., to suit nature of work and types of materials.
  • Visually inspect work to insure proper machine operations, ability to make operating adjustments when so required.
  • Setup standard machine attachments and adjust machine, pressure foot, number of stitches, thread tension, etc., to suit nature of work and types of materials.
  • Train new operators and assist in training during pilot run for new products. Ability to develop and approve work instructions.
  • Participate on corrective action teams to help solve sewing-related quality issues.
  • Develop sewing patterns for different materials including leather, vinyl & cloth for manufacturability. Responsible for meeting project deadlines.
  • Pack assembly
  • Be able to work independently or with the engineering team on new product development projects.
  • Be able to perform all sewing requirements within the department.
An individual in this position must be able to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
 
Competencies:  
  • Commitment/Dependability
  • Integrity
  • Attention to Detail/Quality of Work
  • Teamwork/Team Player
  • Communication
  • Results Oriented
  • Problem Solving
 
 
Qualifications:
  • 2-4 years sewing experience, will consider mix of skill set in lieu of experience
  • Experience with sewing complex patterns, piping, top stitching, zippers, pleats, materials to foam
  • Experience with using a tape measure, ruler, and other sewing tools
  • 1 year pattern making experience preferred
  • Consistent and timely attendance required
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Ability to understand/speak English
 
Physical / Mental Demands: 
  • Reaching. Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction
  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time
  • Fingering. Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling
  • Grasping. Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm
  • Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally.
  • The worker is required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, quality and thoroughness of the work
The mental and physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. 


Working Environment:
Manufacturing Floor
 
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

 

Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
40
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
1st Shift
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1+ years
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