2024-04-06T22:13:11.321+00:00

Freedman - Chicago Facility

Sewing Machine Operator - Chicago

Chicago, IL

Job Description

Sewing Machine Operator

Posted: Saturday, 3/23/2024

**Duties and Responsibilities

**

  • Bonus potential
  • Abides OSHA and FSC rules and regulations for safety.
  • Wear typical protection gear in an environment that contain dust, odors and noise.
  • Work well under pressure.
  • Operate and maintain industrial sewing machines and related parts.
  • Troubleshoot basic machinery problems and/or request service as needed.
  • Sew 3/8” seam on pre-cut fabric following sample.
  • Assemble pieces of fabric based on order and patterns.
  • Inspect and repair finished product.
  • Place finished product in box for next steps.
  • Meet daily and weekly output goals.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

We offer comprehensive benefits including:

  • 401(k) with employer matching
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Health Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Paid Family Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Time Off
  • Election Day Bonus Hours
  • Observed Holidays
  • Free Wellness Screening and Flu Shots

**Physical Demands

**

  • Required to stand for long periods of time and walk frequently.
  • Must be able to frequently lift and/or move objects of 50 pounds or more.
  • Must be able to cover other shifts/overtime as necessary.
  • Must be able to bend and squat frequently.
  • Must be able to stand for 8 hours or more daily.

**Required Knowledge and/or Experience

**

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED).
  • Minimum of 2-year experience and/or training; Or combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to work in a team as well as individual.
  • Attention to detail and problem solver.
  • Ability to read blueprints, picklist and orders.
  • Ability to read English.
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively with others.

You should be proficient in:

  • Machine Setups for Production Runs
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Shop Math Skills
  • Experience in a Manufacturing Environment
Benefits
  • 401(k) with employer matching
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Health Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Paid Family Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Time Off
  • Election Day Bonus Hours
  • Observed Holidays
  • Free Wellness Screening and Flu Shots

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