You would read and interpret work orders. Then, using pre-cut and marked vinyl pieces, you would operate a sewing machine and perform hand operations to join, reinforce, and strengthen parts to create dock seal covers. Sewing would include stitching fabric and stiffeners, as well as applying velcro, tape, or grommets to create fabric sub-assemblies. You would need to monitor machine operations, examine completed work pieces for defects, and ensure quality standards are met. Sewers also maintain, clean, and lubricate machines, store material, and maintain the work area. We all follow standard work methods and practice safe work habits to ensure production is as efficient and safe as possible. Openness to cross-training and learning other tasks is essential.
Skill and knowledge as an industrial sewer and sewing machine operator is required. You must be able to read patterns and work orders, and translate them to the work at hand. Key skills include the ability to measure and mark components, communicate well, pay attention to detail, perform reliably, and function on a team. Read More