EMBROIDERY MACHINE OPERATOR
HOPE MILLS, NC | Temp/Hire
Established business is seeking an embroidery machine operator with 3+ years experience.
Must be able to properly set up and calibrate industrial sized machine and run them to fulfil work orders.
Will need to be able to perform troubleshooting and minor repair work on the machines. Will also be responsible for both preventative and regular maintenance of the machines.
Typical work day:
~Obtain work orders from supervisors to determine the type and design of embroidery designs
~Confer with customers to obtain any specific instructions on embroidery work and pattern
~Select the right type of materials to perform embroidery on, in accordance with the specifications provided on the work order ~Calibrate and set up embroidery machines at the beginning of each shift, to ensure that it works according to standards during the day ~Select the right type and color of threads and ensure that they are properly threaded in machine needles ~Hoop garments and fabric properly and set it under the needle to perform embroidery patterns
~Select the right type and size of embroidery stencil to use for each design and ensure that any ragged edges are cleaned away ~Mount needles, blades and pattern plates onto embroidery machines and ensure that they are properly disconnected and cleaned after each job
~Perform both preventative and regular maintenance on embroidery machines to ensure that they remain in good working order
Pay will depend on experience.