Seamstress for Durable Athletic Wear - DJR

Seamstress for Durable Athletic Wear

Under the direct supervision of the production supervisor, this position will operate a sewing machine to join, gather, hem, or reinforce materials. The Industrial Seamstress will ensure quality metrics are met while working to meet or exceed our manufacturing standards.


  • All facets of set-up and operation of industrial sewing machines.
  • Guide parts under needle following edges, seams, and guides on machine bed or markings on part.
  • Observe stitching to detect defects. Notify either the Manufacturing Supervisor or Sewing Lead when defects are caused by machine malfunction or sewer error.
  • Select, cut and organize sewing supplies such as binding, webbing, cord, tape, or thread according to specifications or color of material as stated on the Work Order.
  • Maintain raw material, work in process and finished products in a neat and orderly manner.
  • Cut excess thread or material. Oil machines.
  • Inspect product during production to ensure the highest quality.
  • Construct products as specified by the Work Order, samples, Product Guides and patterns.
  • Organize, clean and maintain workstations as assigned.
  • Work in collaboration with other employees .
  • Coordinate the sharing of equipment as needed.
  • Other duties and tasks may be assigned by manufacturing management as necessary.


  • Must have experience in industrial sewing including the use of industrial sewing machines. Heavy stitching experience is a plus.
  • Ability to follow Product Guides and interpret work orders including a variety of instructions. furnished in written, oral, or schedule forms.


  • Prior experience in industrial sewing preferred. Can train with prior sewing experience

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: DOE

Schedule:  8 hour shift

Experience:  Sewing machine: 1 year (Required)

Hours 8am-5pm

This Job Is:

  • Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma

If you would like to apply for this position, you will need to apply in person. Applications are taken Monday-Friday, 8:30-3:00pm You will need to bring with you 2 forms of ID such as your state issued picture ID and / or Driver's Licenses and your Social Security card. We do require masks, if you don't have one, we will supply you with one.


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