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Posted: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 4:00 PM


Position Details:

Reports to Production Manager and/or Production Supervisor


Operates sewing machines to produce mattress panels, various types of box spring covers and other sewn items as needed in the manufacturing process.


• Using both hands, carefully positions all materials for sewing.
• Operates sewing machines using foot lever while continually positioning materials with both hands.
• Pushes aside finished cover.
• Re-threads sewing machines and replaces needles as needed.
• Reloads capping machines with binding tape rolls.
• Stands up and pushes aside empty cart, and returns with a full cart of covers.
• Performs all duties according to established safety and efficiency procedures. Maintains workstation in a neat, clean and orderly fashion. Performs minor maintenance on machines as needed.
• Sorts, folds and stacks panels as needed.
• Attaches labels, and performs other jobs in the sewing area as requested.


• Basic ability to read, write and understand English
• Basic ability to read/use a ruler, add/subtract and calculate fractions
• Must be at least 18 years of age
• Basic mathematical skills
• Good organizational skills and detail orientation
• Good eye/hand coordination
• The job is highly repetitions and work involves occasional moving of moderately heavy materials.
• Work also involves exposure to usual hazards found in a manufacturing environment.
• Prior experience in sewing/textile industry utilizing related machines desired
• Initial training period is approximately one week; requires ability to reach minimum 125% efficiency on consistent basis after 30 calendar days of service.

This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties or responsibilities associated with the job. Other job-related duties may be assigned.

An affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer * Drug-Free Working Environment.

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• Location: Janesville, Janesville, WI

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