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Industrial Sewer

Advantus Corp
2.0 out of 5
Advantus Corp in Petersburg, VA 23803
$15.80 - $16.18 an hour - Full-time

Location

Advantus Corp in Petersburg, VA 23803

Benefits
Pulled from the full job description

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account

Full job description

Primary Function:

The Industrial Sewer reports directly to the Shipping Manager and is responsible for producing sewn, finished articles on the product line as defined by predetermined designs. Other responsibilities may be added throughout the year, depending on production needs.

Essential Functions:

  • Proficiency in sewing materials according to patterns.
  • Create assorted stitching patterns as dictated by product design.
  • Competency in fixing minor problems related to stitching.
  • Demonstrate mechanical abilities to adjust controls that regulate speed, thread tension and dimensions.
  • Manual dexterity to manipulate materials through the sewing process.

Requirements:

  • Must have good manual dexterity.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination.
  • Must be able to read and write English.
  • Must be able to perform repetitive functions for long periods of time.

Other Job Demands:

  • Some overtime and Saturdays required.
  • Willing and able to work in a hot and cold warehouse environment.
  • Occasionally lifts and/or moves up to 75 lbs.
  • Extended periods standing / walking / bending / stooping / kneeling on concrete floors.
  • Must have the ability to operate powered equipment safely and efficiently, including pallet jacks and forklift trucks.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.80 - $16.18 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Petersburg, VA 23803: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • What is your desired payrate?
  • Are you able to provide references? (Yes or No)

Experience:

  • Industrial Sewing: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Following Stitch Designs: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: In person