Ref: SYN3796

Industrial Sewing Machinist

We are seeking a skilled Sewing Machinist to join our clients sewing department. The successful candidate will be responsible for assembling, cutting, and stitching all fabric and webbing parts required for aerospace assemblies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Component Creation: Make components using the appropriate fabrics from standard templates, patterns, and instructions from drawings, including making first off pieces.
  • Part Marking: Part mark components and label using ink pad and rubber stamps.
  • Pattern Cutting: Cut patterns/templates from drawing prints and use templates to cut fabric pieces prior to sewing, working on industrial sewing machines and overlockers.
  • Quality Monitoring: Monitor imperfections in material or threads or mistakes in patterns or instructions.
  • Technical Specifications: Using drawings and technical/process specifications to identify and apply part numbers, drawing issues, and surface finishes.
  • Record Keeping: Use SAP to record work.

Skills, Qualifications, and Experience:

  • Experience of working on industrial sewing machines, ideally within a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to interpret technical drawings and specifications.
  • Understanding of weft and weave.
  • Ability to perform simple maintenance of sewing machines, such as changing needles.
  • Comfortable working in a manufacturing environment and performing repetitive tasks.

All successful candidates will undergo background security checks. This includes confirmation of identity, employment history, address history for the past five years, nationality, immigration status, and criminal record. For positions requiring Security Clearance, the successful candidate must hold or be willing to obtain the necessary clearance.

Application Process: We aim to respond to all applicants within 5 working days. If you don’t receive a response within this period, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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