1+ months

Sewing Machine Operator

Kelly Services
Fayetteville, NC 28305
**Machine Operators - 2nd Shift 7:00pm-5:30am - $11/hour**

Sewing Machine Operators operate or tend sewing machines to join, reinforce, decorate, or perform related sewing operations in the manufacture of garment or nongarment products. They also monitor machine operation to detect problems such as defective stitching, breaks in thread, or machine malfunctions.


+ Retrieve pillow from conveyor

+ Start and operate industrial sewing machine(s), to automatically join, reinforce, or decorate material or articles

+ Draw thread through guides, tensions and needles, and adjust sewing machine functions according to material type

+ Place spools of thread, cord, or other materials on spindles, and draw thread through guides, tensions and needles, and adjust sewing machine functions according to material type

+ Position item under needle, using marks on machine, clamp or template, edges of material, or markings on material as guides

+ Turn knobs, screws, and dials to adjust settings of the sewing machine, according to product style and observation of operation

+ Observe sewing machine operation to detect defects in stitching or machine malfunction, and notifies supervisor/manager immediately

+ Guide pillow or shell parts under machine needles and presser feet to sew parts together

+ Cut material and threads, using scissors

+ Sew pillow at a rate of 5 to 6 per minute

+ Turn pillow and beat, forcing fiber to spread out evenly inside pillow ticking. Pillow weights up to three (3) pounds

+ Inspect for damaged pillows

+ Set pillow aside to bagging conveyor

+ Re-thread machine and replace needles, as needed

+ Empty sewing waste at least once per shift

+ Blow out sewing machine at least once per shift

+ Fill-in on Utility job functions, as required

+ Responsible for cleanliness and housekeeping in work area

+ Comply with Company safety policies, procedures, and best practices

+ Other projects as assigned by manager

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

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**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/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. 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: 2020-08-21 Expires: 2020-10-22

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Sewing Machine Operator

Kelly Services
Fayetteville, NC 28305

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