Sewing Machinist

Yorkshire and the Humber
23 Nov 2018
21 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client based on the outskirts of York, are currently seeking an experienced Sewing Machinist to join their team due to an increase in orders. A leading designer & manufacturer of Personal Protective Equipment, our client require the successful applicant on a full time temporary basis with a view to going permanent. Reporting to the line manager, duties will include but are not limited to;

Assemble pieces of products by matching patterns and templates

Operate variety of industrial machines, to sew sections of products or other articles into finished products.

Complete production reports

Perform minor maintenance and repairs on sewing machine

Quality check throughout your own work prior to formal inspection by supervisor

Understand method of manufacture or be able to take instruction to produce high quality products

Involvement with all aspects of production including preparation and quality checking

We are looking for someone with experience of sewing a variety of products and materials - leather & canvass would be an advantage

Skills required

Experience with canvas & leather

Cutting experience would also be beneficial.

Exceptional eye for detail and quality

Ability to work in a team or independently

Ability to work to deadlines

Flexible and willingness to work overtime

Innovative thinking and problem solving

Qualification and Experience

Experience in a sewing production environment

Machinist: 1 year


Ensure all Health & Safety guidelines are always followed

Always show attention to detail and quality

08.30 - 17.00 Monday to Friday