Sewing Machinist

Andy File Associates Limited is working as a Recruitment business on behalf of our client with regards this temporary  position.

Overview

  • Working in a small team, of 6 full – time machinist 1 full -time cutter, and 1  supervisor
  • Working  with  clothing
  •  Re purposing men’s shirts into ladies tops and men’s jeans into ladies shorts, amongst other things, which means we have issues of fitting pieces together and making a nice looking, wearable garment
  •  Working with retailers and also independent customers, also having their own shop

Brief duties and responsibilities:- 

  • Working with a team of machinist and cutters to produce good quality sale able products
  • Responsible for keeping  areas and machines clean at all times and general housekeeping
  • Checking quality of  work continuously
  • Working to a work plan set out by supervisor to meet critical path requirement
  • Ability to lockstitch, overlock, coverseam
  • Attach buttonhole and use of a circular hand cutter would be a bonus
  • There can be some lifting  involved

Advantageous Experience/ Personality fit

  • Needs to be a strong person
  •  A team player willing to change roles and direction as required , offering a varied day
  • A good problem solver would also be a bonus

Competencies

  • Be the brightest and the best
  • Keep things simple
  • Have a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Be outcome driven
  • Be a team player
  • Help one another
  • Enjoy giving and receiving feedback
  • Go the extra mile
  • Be commercial
  • Add and create value
  • Avoid waste
  • Take care of the business
  • Be committed
  • Take ownership
  • Share one vision
  • Work independently and unsupervised
  • Willingness to learn
  • Proactive
  • Follow instructions
  • Troubleshoot basic machine problems
  • Take pride in product produced
  • Passion for sewing

Reporting to:–  Factory Supervisor

We would also be interested in applicants who may not have experience with commercial sewing but have an interest in sewing.

37 hrs per week – Full time temporary to permanent

8-5pm Monday to Thursday, 8-1.30pm Fridays

Location: Barnsley

Competitive hourly rate (DOE)

 

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Sewing Machinist

Andy File Associates Limited are working as a Recruitment Agency on behalf of our client with regards this permanent position

 

Outcomes

  1. To efficiently manufacture good quality clothing
  2. Produce a minimum of 55 units per hour (target driven)
  3. No quality defects passed back from supervisor
  4. Able to use a variety of industrial sewing machinery

 

Competencies

  1. Be the brightest and the best
  2. Keep things simple
  3. Have a ‘can do’ attitude
  4. Be outcome driven
  5. Be a team player
  6. Help one another
  7. Enjoy giving and receiving feedback
  8. Go the extra mile
  9. Be commercial
  10. Add and create value
  11. Avoid waste
  12. Take care of the business
  13. Be committed
  14. Take ownership
  15. Share one vison
  16. Work independently and unsupervised
  17. Willingness to learn
  18. Proactive
  19. Follow instructions
  20. Troubleshoot basic machine problems
  21. Take pride in product produced
  22. Passion for sewing

 

We would also be interested in applicants who may not have experience with commercial sewing but have an interest in sewing.

 

37hrs per week – Full time temporary to permanent

8-5pm Monday to Thursday, 8-1.30pm Fridays

 

Competitive hourly rate (DOE)

 

Andy File Job Enquiry Form

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