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Sewing Machine Operator - 1st Shift

Grand Forks, ND 58201

Job Category: Manufacturing Job ID: 5B16554064 Pay Rate: $17.50 / hour Jobs Office: Grand Forks, ND

Job Description

Are you seeking a new opportunity in the Grand Forks area? Don’t miss this role! Doherty Staffing Solutions is currently partnering with a leading supplier in the bed-making industry located in Grand Forks, ND. We work one-on-one with great candidates to help connect them with local employment opportunities. We are seeking candidates for Sewing Machine Operators on the 1st shift. Hours for this position are from 7:30am-4:00pm, Monday through Friday. Compensation for these temp opportunities is $17.50 per hour. Interested? Get more details below! What you will do as a Sewing Machine Operator: 
  • Review work orders to determine quilting requirements
  • Set up automatic cutting knives if necessary
  • Load quilt backing, foam, and ticking onto the quilting machine
  • Mark the quilting chart and fire-resistant (FR) tag with the corresponding color and number to match the quilted panel with the appropriate FR tag
  • Feed materials through the rollers
  • Program the pattern and yardage on the quilter's control panel
  • Start the machine and ensure materials are fed correctly
  • Inspect for skips and splices, marking any defects
  • Check the threading of the machine
  • Ensure material is pre-cut by the quilter for subsequent flanging
  • Stack completed panels for flanging
What you need to be a Sewing Machine Operator:
  • Must be mechanically inclined
  • Ability to twist, reach, pull, kneel, stoop, balance, walk, and handle materials with or without reasonable accommodations
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time with or without reasonable accommodations
  • Ability to read and interpret details and documents such as safety rules, procedure manuals, operations and maintenance instructions, and labeling
  • Ability to lift, carry, push, or pull objects up to 100 pounds with or without reasonable accommodations
Boost your wallet at a new job working with a great team…apply now! Apply now by completing our online, mobile-friendly application. For questions or further information about the Sewing Machine Operator positions, please contact our Grand Forks jobs office directly at (701) 757-0562.
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