Textile Sewing Machinist (Textile Printing Industry)

Paarden Eiland
South Africa
2018-01-29 12:22:16

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 require working within a team
        • Attention to detail on work is 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
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