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Sewing Floor Coordinator

Sewing Floor Coordinator

ID 
2018-2107
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Location 
Seattle
City/State/Country 
US-WA-Seattle
Category 
Manufacturing
Posted Date 
3/30/2018
Company 
Filson

More information about this job

Overview

In 1897 C.C. Filson began outfitting prospectors headed for the Gold Rush with tools and apparel strong enough for the toughest spots on earth. More than 100 years later, Filson remains committed to providing pioneers of all fields around the world with unfailing goods made from the highest quality materials available.

 

Filson recognizes that it takes a world-class team to make a world-class product. As we build on the Filson legacy of American craftsmanship, we are looking for individuals who share our dedication to innovation, excellence, and superior customer service.

 

Production Coordinator

The Production Coordinator will report to the Production Supervisors, and will have frequent contact with employees throughout the organization. This position is an integral part of the production process and will be responsible for maintaining the flow of garments through a production line.

Responsibilities

  • Must know how to sew from start to finish, working in a timely manner to meet deadlines.
  • Know how to work variety of sewing / operating machines.
  • Understand construction sequence and spot quality issues before they come up.
  • Ability to proactively trouble shoot and problem solve.
  • Work with production sewers to help ensure there is clear understanding of construction, seam allowances, and quality of each piece being produced.
  • Perform production repairs or backfill production line as needed.
  • Move bundles along the line as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

 

  • 3 years of experience in sewing a variety of apparel from start to finish.
  • Energetic, deadline-driven personality.
  • Must be able to read English; bilingual in Chinese or Vietnamese a plus.
  • Experience with reading tech packs necessary.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills. Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.

 

Physical Requirements:

 

  • Ability to sit and stand for 8 hour shifts.
  • Able to see details within 2 feet.
  • Ability to repetitively push, pull, pinch, grab, reach, twist, push pedal with foot, squeeze with hands.
  • Ability to Rivet.
  • Able to lift & push 25lbs regularly.

 

Note:     This job description is not meant to be all-inclusive.  Employee may be required to perform other duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

 

 

Filson is an equal opportunity employer.  We believe that every employee has the right to work in surroundings which are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination.  It is our policy that all decisions involving any aspect of the employment relationship will be made without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, veteran and military status, genetic information, political ideology or any other status or characteristic protected by local, state or federal law.  Discrimination and/or harassment based on any of those factors are totally inconsistent with our philosophy of doing business and will not be tolerated.

 

With regard to applicants or employees with disabilities, the company offers what the law refers to as "reasonable accommodation" to enable a person to perform his or her job.

 

 

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