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Samuel Brothers is looking for a sewing machinist to join their team. If you think that you are the right person for the role, see below for the job description and get in touch!  Job Closes 6th January 2023.

Job Title: Sewing Machinist
Responsible To: Work Room Supervisor
Hours: Full Time – Mon- Thu 0800-1630, Fri 0800-1330
Pay: Hourly – Rate depending on age and basic level skillset
Location:  Samuel Brothers (St Paul’s) Limited
                  Unit 6, Phoenix Industrial Park
                  Freshfields Road
                  Harwich
                  Essex,  CO12 4EL

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Sewing bespoke garments
  • Hand sewing
  • Understanding of garment construction
  • Competency in understanding garment specifications 
  • Prepares machine by changing needles and thread; securing attachments
  • Braiding
  • Understanding of cloths and braids
  • Maintains quality by inspecting finished product
  • Using other types of machines (for example)
    Basting
    Zig-Zag
    Blind Hemmer
    Overlocker
    Button Hole Machine
    Pressing Equipment

CRITERIA

Experience:

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Apprenticeship would be considered

Aptitudes:

  • Excellent verbal and good basic standard of written communication skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • A commitment to continuous quality improvement
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

Person:

  • Committed to the delivery of excellence
  • Personable
  • Reliable, honest and committed
  • Calm manner, able to work under pressure and against rapidly changing demands and priorities
  • Must be a team player
  • References Essential (minimum of two)