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Sewing Machine Operator- Chattanooga TN - 2nd Shift

Kelly Services
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Minimal Skills, Knowledge and Ability Requirements

1. Ability to work cooperatively with others both within the department and externally.

2. Technical knowledge of the processes and equipment with 3-5 years related work experience in a manufacturing environment.

3. High school or equivalent diploma is preferred.

4. Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

5. Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent. Ability to read a tape measure.

6. Ability to read work orders and patterns.

7. Sew complete bag to customer specifications.

8. Ability to solve problems using formalized problem solving techniques. Ability to understand basic processes and methodically improve them.

9. Ability to work a flexible schedule including mandatory overtime.

Duties and Responsibilities

1. Start sewing machinery at the beginning of a shift and test it for proper functionality.

2. Ensure that all materials and parts are available and gather prior to beginning work.

3. Address any problems found while sewing

4. Draw threads through needles and adjust the machine

5. Position materials under needles to sew them together

6. Replace and rethread needles

7. Sew missing stitches or replacement parts in accordance to repair instructions provided

8. Observe operations to detect any faults or defects

9. Notify supervisors of any problems or discrepancies during the sewing process

10. Attach parts as specified in the work order

11. Ensure that the finished product conforms to the instructions provided in the work order

12. Ensure that excess material or threads are cut away from the finished product

13. Trim finished bags using scissors and cutters

14. Perform some preventative maintenance such as cleaning and oiling the machine.

15. Other duties as assigned.

Pay Rate- $12.50 Hourly with the potential of pay increase after 90 days up to $14 hourly

2nd shift position

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-06-11 Expires: 2021-07-12

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Sewing Machine Operator- Chattanooga TN - 2nd Shift

Kelly Services
Chattanooga, TN 37404

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