Threading in Greensboro, NC at Advanced Personnel Resources

Date Posted: 11/4/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    701 Green Valley Road
    Greensboro, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/4/2019

Job Description

  • Monitors a group of raschel or tricot warp-knitting machines to knit quality elastic fabrics for outerwear, undergarments, and for foundation garments.
  • Patrols assigned machines and inspects cloth for defects, such as holes, yarn breaks, yarn streaks and discolorations.
  • Stops machine and makes necessary repairs and notifies shift fixer/technician or supervisor when unable to make repair or determine cause of defects.
  • Records number and type of defects.
  • Hand-weaves new threads over and under lease rods, threads yarn through guides, using hook, and ties warp ends with fingers.
  • Cuts excess thread from knots, using scissors.
  • Operators are responsible for getting the roll ready to be doffed, and filling out appropriate punch card for warps that have run out.
  • Operators and fixers are responsible for efficiency and fabric quality on their assignment.
  • Operators are also responsible for housekeeping on their assigned machines.
  • Position requires good vision, agility and good hand/eye coordination.
  • Physical requirements include walking/standing, reaching, climbing step-stools/rolling stepladders and bending/stooping to repair defects. Must be able to read and write legibly to accurately maintain records.
  • Safety requirements include no loose clothing and long hair pulled back.
  • Hearing protection required.

*Relocation assistance MAY be provided for highly experienced candidates.*

Job Requirements

  • Experience with warp knitting (raschel and tricot machines)
  • Direct applicable past experience in the same or similar positions
  • Solid and consistent work history
  • High school education or GED