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Sewing Machine Operator

Company: Beverly Knits Inc
Location: Gastonia
Posted on: May 14, 2022

Job Description:

SEWING MACHINE OPERATOR



WHO ARE WE?



Beverly Knits designs and develops fabric for all markets, including intimate apparel, activewear, outdoor products, mattress and bedding, automotive, industrial, and medical. We also produce fire retardant products for apparel, bedding, and industrial end uses. Beverly Knits is one of the largest circular knitters in the U.S. and has created industry-leading solutions for some of the world's greatest brands of performance wear, athletic footwear, and intimate apparel. The ability to innovate and respond quickly to changing demands has been a hallmark of Beverly Knits since its founding.



SO WHAT (EXACTLY) DOES A SEWING MACHINE OPERATOR DO?



Sewing Machine Operator are responsible for identifying the fabric design, style, and associated stitching required for each product. They sew products together using various machines. Though Sewing Associates work mostly independently, they partner with various positions throughout the Cutting and Sewing department picking up and delivering fabric. Sewing Associates work closely with BKI's maintenance, supervisors and other team members to ensure we're delivering high quality fabrics to delight our customers.



WHAT YOU'LL DO AS A SEWING MACHINE OPERATOR:



* Sew and package socks according to the Recipe Guide instructions.

* Ensure that the proper fabric is being sewn with the correct thread.

* Continuously check the fabric for marked and unmarked defects.

* Minimize downtime by utilizing service personnel and getting any required maintenance assistance for your machine immediately

* Adhere to break schedule and assure your break partner can handle the task effectively.

* Maintain high level of housekeeping essential to the efficient production of high quality knit fabrics.

* Seek continuous improvements allowing Beverly Knits to continue to be a market leader so that future jobs are assured.

* Be enthusiastic about delivering exceptional products for our customers and be a positive, motivational team member.



SEWING MACHINE OPERATOR- WHAT OTHERS SAY ABOUT YOU:



* You're a fast worker

* You have high attention to detail

* You're highly adaptable

* You can work well with others

* You have a strong sense of ownership and are accountable

* You're a self-starter and love to take initiative

* You love to multi-task

* You're a fantastic listener

* You're resourceful

* You're energetic

* You love problem solving

* You're warm, friendly, approachable, and have an innate desire to delight customers and help others



WHAT'S REQUIRED OF YOU AS A SEWING MACHINE OPERATOR:



* Three or more years of experience in Industrial sewing

* Physical abilities to stand and walk on concrete floors

* Must be able to tolerate exposure to lint, chemicals and heat in summer months.

* Ability to read and write in English

* Must comply with all safety, quality and production requirements and instructions.



WHAT'S THE SALARY RANGE FOR A SEWING MACHINE OPERATOR:



$13.00 up to $19.00 per hour



Would YOU Thrive Here? Sound like the right position for you?



Textile experience preferred.



Please apply below.

Keywords: Beverly Knits Inc, Gastonia , Sewing Machine Operator, Other , Gastonia, North Carolina

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