Machine Operator

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  • Salary:

    £17k - 20k per year

  • Contact:

    Elizabeth Watson

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  • Contact phone:

    07970 911949

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Our client is a market leading business working out of their Head Office in Leicester.

They are looking for an experienced Machine Operator  to train to operate an embroidery machine to join their existing team producing clothing for their clients

You will be working 40 hours - Monday to Friday

Ideally - you will have previous experience of operating a machine in a clothing environment but any experience of operating a machine using computers would be considered

You will be trained to operate a multi-head embroidery machine.  

Experience of working with heat sealing equipment would be an advantage

Your daily duties will include:

  • Loading logo templates onto the computer system and setting embroidery machine to the correct functions and loading the threads
  • Checking job sheet for required information - produces, logo and sizes
  • Framing material ready for embroidering
  • Checking quality of work
  • Equipment maintenance - cleaning, replacing needed, oiling machinery
  • Assisting with heat sealing requirements
  • There will also be some warehouse work involved - picking and packing of finished items for dispatch to their clients

You be working as part of a team as well as working alone at times