WISCONSIN INDUSTRIAL STAFFING Industrial Sewing Machine Operator in APPLETON, Wisconsin
JOB REQUIREMENTS: Operate or tend sewing machines to join, reinforce, decorate, or perform related sewing operations in the manufacture of garment or non-garment products. Advancement opportunities for qualified individuals to do set-ups and learn coiling machine operation. Attach tape, trim, appliques, or elastic to specified garments or garment parts, according to item specifications. Baste edges of material to align and temporarily secure parts for final assembly. Cut excess material or thread from finished products. Cut materials according to specifications, using blades, scissors, or electric knives. Draw markings or pin appliques on fabric to obtain variations in design. Examine and measure finished articles to verify conformance to standards, using rulers. Fold or stretch edges or lengths of items while sewing to facilitate forming specified sections. Guide garments or garment parts under machine needles and presser feet to sew parts together. Inspect garments, and examine repair tags and markings on garments to locate defects or damage, and mark errors as necessary. Match cloth pieces in correct sequences prior to sewing them, and verify that dye lots and patterns match. Monitor machine operation to detect problems such as defective stitching, breaks in thread, or machine malfunctions. Mount attachments, such as needles, cutting blades, or pattern plates, and adjust machine guides according to specifications. Perform equipment maintenance tasks such as replacing needles, sanding rough areas of needles, or cleaning and oiling sewing machines. Perform specialized or automatic sewing machine functions, such as buttonhole making or tacking. Attach buttons, hooks, zippers, fasteners, or other accessories to fabric, using feeding hoppers or clamp holders. Place spools of thread, cord, or other materials on spindles, insert bobbins, and thread ends through machine guides and components. Position and mark patterns on materials to prepare for sewing. Position items under needles, using marks on machines, clamps, templates, or cloth as guides. Position material or articles in clamps, templates, or hoop frames prior to automatic operation of machines. Record quantities of materials processed. Remove holding devices and finished items from machines. Repair or alter items by adding replacement parts or missing stitches. Select supplies such as fasteners and thread, according to job requirements. Start and operate or tend machines, such as single or double needle serging and flat-bed felling machines, to automatically join, reinforce, or decorate material or articles. Tape or twist together thread or cord to repair breaks. Turn knobs, screws, and dials to adjust settings of machines, according to garment styles and equipment performance. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Must know how to read a tape measure. Must know what a sewing machine is. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: E-Mail a Rsum: firstname.lastname@example.org Apply Online: www.wistaffing.com Call For Appointment: 920-968-3374 This position is listed by a private employment agency. The agency is the legal employer. No fee will be charged of the job applicant.