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Sewing Machine Operator/Trainer - Daytona, FL.

Organization: L C Industries

Posted: 10/25/2016

LC Industries, a multi-site manufacturing, distribution, retail and E-Commerce Company is seeking a Sewing Machine Operator - Trainer to join our team.


DESCRIPTION: Operate various sewing machines to perform a sewing task as assigned. Examples of sewing machines include programmable, bartackers, single needle, double needle and surgers. Due to fluctuations in orders, manufacturing employees are transferred from department to department, job to job, or shift to shift at the discretion of management. Recognizes the segment of the materials that is to be sewn. Guides parts under needle, using fingers and hands, and following edges, seams, guides on machines manual or automated. Puts various components together and sews to make a part(s) for a finished product. Places spools of thread on spindle and draws thread through machine guides, tensions and eye of needle. Observes or feels stitching to detect defects and notifies supervisor of repair needs when defects are caused by machine malfunction. Assists / trains other individuals to learn how to sew. Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: Previous industrial sewing experience preferred. Experience with operating programmable, bartackers, single needle, double needle and surger sewing machines required. Experience training individuals to sew is highly desirable. Must be able to communicate with manager, supervisor and co-workers. Some education with basic reading and math skills. Minimal standing required when moving carts, obtaining raw materials. Requires ability to sit for long periods of time bend slightly from the waist to move material through sewing machine. Constantly push/pull fabric through sewing machine using arms and hands; from a seated position. Must be able to lift an armful of unfinished/finished fabric and materials; weight is adjusted according to individual ability and comfort level.

Apply online at: www.lcindustries.com

LC Industries is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Contact: Sandra Romkey

Phone: (919) 596-8277 ext. 2191

Fax: (919) 941-5202

Email: sandra.romkey@lc-ind.com

URL: http://www.lcindustries.com

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