Textile Sewing Machinist Textile Printing Industry

Paarden Eiland
South Africa
2018-01-16 12:05:01

Well established Manufacturing Company is looking for a Textile Sewing Machinist based in Cape Town - Paarden Eiland - it is ESSENTIAL that you reside in and around that area

Core Purpose of the Job

  • To ensure a high quality finished product by providing accurate measurement, heat cutting and stitching of textile products.
  • To understand various structural systems and frames required in the print industry.

Educational Requirement

  • Grade 12 / Matric
  • Relevant tertiary qualification
  • 3 to 5 years' experience in the textile printing industry.
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Ability to measure items with a measuring tape
  • Stitching using an industrial sewing machine
  • Knowledge of textile printing.

Working Environment

  • Shift Work
  • Day Shift - Monday to Friday from 08h00 to 17h00 (2 weeks)
  • Night Shift - Monday to Wednesday from 18h00 to 06h00
  • Thursday from 18h00 to 02h00 (2 weeks)

Nature and Scope of the Job

  • Working in a quick turnaround and pressurized environment
  • Jobs requires working within a team
  • Attention to detail on work done
  • Booking system needs to be adhered to daily.

Dimensions of the Job

  • Statutory liabilities
  • Basic Conditions of Employment Act
  • Policies and Procedures



  • Measurement using a measuring tape
  • Heat cutting including heat cutting machines
  • Stitching using industrial sewing machines
  • To ensure quality work at all times
  • To understand job requirements before proceeding
  • To work closely with supervisor's team
  • Ability to work independently
  • Understanding of systems and procedures.

Contact Relationships

  • Production Supervisor
  • Production Manager
  • Shift Team Leader
  • Textile Sewing Machinist
  • textile printing industry
  • Statutory liabilities
  • Basic Conditions of Employment Act
  • Policies and Procedures


Should you not be contacted within 7 days, please consider your application as unsuccessful

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