Klein Tools - Lincolnshire

  • Sewing Machine Operator

    Job Location US-AR-Fort Smith
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/1/2018 5:57 PM)
    Address
    5721 S. Zero Street
    ID
    2018-3148
  • Overview

    Since 1857 Klein Tools, a family-owned and operated company, has been designing, developing and manufacturing premium-quality, professional-grade hand tools. The majority of Klein tools are manufactured in plants throughout the United States and are the number one choice among professional electricians and other tradespeople.

     

     

     

    Responsibilities

    As a Sewing Machine Operator, you will be responsible for prepping and operating the manual and automated sewing machines and sergers to assemble products.  Additional responsibilities will include:

    • Perform set-up and adjustments on machines.  
    • May be required to wind bobbins and replace needles. 
    • Must be alert for in-process product imperfection and bring to the supervisor or lead’s attention.  
    • Must exercise safety procedures to prevent injury to oneself and prevent damage to equipment.  
    • Perform all other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    Qualified candidates will have two (2) years of related work experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.  Must have thorough knowledge of the different types of materials to be cut and their characteristics and flaws for quality acceptability.  Candidates will have a strong attention to detail and the capacity to shift priorities.  Basic Math, reading, writing, comprehension, and communication skills are a must.   

     

    Additionally, qualified candidates will be required to stand, walk or sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move objects up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

     

    Klein Tools provides a competitive compensation and benefits package, including:

    • 401(k) Company Match
    • Profit Sharing
    • Paid Vacation/Holidays
    • Shared Cost Medical & Dental
    • Flex Spending
    • Education Reimbursement Program
    • Employee Discount Program

    If you have the commitment to succeed and the desire to join an organization recognized as the industry leader, please submit your cover letter and resume.

     

    No phone calls please.

     

    EOE/M/F/D/V

     

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