Sewing Machine Operator - Durham - Durham, NC

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 to join our team.


Description: Operate various sewing machines to perform a sewing task as assigned. Examples of sewing machines include surger, single needle, double needle and bartacker. 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. Other duties as assigned.


Qualifications: Some education with basic reading and math skills. Previous production experience. Experience operating a sewing machine is preferred. Must be able to communicate with manager, supervisor and co-workers. 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: Audrea Harris

Phone: (919) 596-8277 ext. 2109

Fax: (919) 941-5205

Email: audrea.harris@lc-ind.com

URL: www.lcindustries.com

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