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for the Blind

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Sewing Machine Operator

Organization: IFB Solutions, formerly Arkansas Lighthouse for the Blind

Posted: 9/28/2017

Reports To: Department Supervisor
Pay begins at $8.50/hr based on experience.
Position Description: Operates various types of sewing machines and sews to the proper specifications as outlined in the quality control procedure manual. Moves material from one section to another for maximum efficiency

Responsibilities:
• Check all safety devices to assure they are in working order and in place at all times.
• Check the quality of the work to assure that it meets all specifications.
• Retrieve and /or distribute materials as needed.
• Notify supervisor of any quality or machinery problems.
• Material handling of raw materials and/or sub-assemblies is also a part of the duties for this position.
• Operate various types of sewing machines proficiently, while achieving all production standards and goals.
• Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Knowledge and Skills:
• Must be legally blind
• Must have the ability to follow instructions.
• Must have ability to understand written and verbal specifications and translate

Experience and Education:
Upon successful completion of a pre-employment assessment, criminal, background, and drug testing WE WILL TRAIN YOU TO DO THE JOB!

Company Benefits Include:
• Paid Holidays, Vacation, 403b Retirement Plan, Profit Sharing
• Health, Dental Benefits, and Vision Insurance.

Contact: Toni Fraser

Phone: (501) 562-2222 ext. 100

Fax: (501) 246-8079

Email: tfraser@ifbsolutions.org

URL: http://www.ifbsolutions.org

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