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Sewing Associate

 Summary: We are looking for an individual interested in learning a skilled craft at our growing company in Ferdinand. The candidate will be a key individual in producing our beautiful product in a timely fashion to our customer base. We are seeking highly motivated individuals that excel in a piecework environment. We offer an excellent training program.

Essential functions of the job include the following:

  • Sew cut fabric parts together using state of the art industrial sewing machine
  • Insert bobbins into shuttle and draw thread through guide.
  • Guide parts under the needle following seam allowance specifications.
  • Select sewing supplies such as cord, braid, thread according to specification or color of material.
  • Lift and carry bundles off cart to work area and return back to cart.
  • Start, stop and control speed of machine with use of foot pedal.
  • Other duties as assigned

Job requirements:

  • Repetitive pulling, pinching and gripping with both hands
  • Must achieve productivity requirements
  • Must be able to recognize defective fabric or inconsistency in the fabric
  • Able to work scheduled hours on a regular basis, which could include overtime
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Adhere to quality standards and safety practices as defined in the work instructions
  • Possess willingness to cross-train on other jobs as production dictates.
  • Lifting weight: 25 lbs. - maximum < 25 lbs. – frequent

Education or experience required: High school or equivalent
Individual accepting this job assignment must be able to perform the above essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodations.

Job Locations:
Dubois County: Ferdinand, Indiana    
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