Production Seamstress / Sewists

Recruiter
The SmartList
Location
Grimsby
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Expires
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
LOCATION: Louth, Lincolnshire
JOB TITLE: Production Seamstress / Sewist
SALARY & BENEFITS: GBP7.60 per hour
WORKING HOURS: Monday to Friday - 07:00am to 3.30pm - However hours may vary dependant on workflow and demand, and willingness to work overtime on occasions is essential.

We are pleased to be working with a very well established company that has been providing critical garment services within the UK for over 30 years, but has been established for over 100 years starting as a steam laundry. The company operates from 3 processing sites and has over 400 employees today and offer their services across a range of industry sectors.
The company is a market leader in the provision of clean garments to the food processing and manufacturing industries, and also offers consumables and PPE services, and they are a large supplier to the pharmaceuticals industry.
This opportunity is to work within a small sewing team as Production Seamstress / Sewist in Louth to repair the garments that come into the production team. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone with professional or domestic sewing experience looking to utilise their skillset within a new environment.
You will be working on a variety of garments from those used in the food processing and manufacturing industries to the equipment and garments used for life saving activities by the fire service and pharmaceutical staff during research projects.
Key Responsibilities of a Production Seamstress / Sewist to include:-
• Repairing garments.
• Altering garments.
• Labelling garments.
THE CANDIDATE: The candidate for this position must be able to use a domestic sewing machine and have a good knowledge of sewing terminology. Any extensive experience within the garments industry within a similar capacity would be highly advantageous.
If you know how to use a sewing machine and are interested in pursuing something different then this could be the lucrative opportunity for you.
Essential Criteria for the Production Seamstress / Sewist based in Louth:

• Essential - Experience of using a domestic sewing machine
• Preferable - Experience of using a lockstitch and over lock machine

Personal attributes:
• Good level of spoken and written English
• Self-motivated and committed to the business
• Basic IT skills
• Flexible and dependable
Are you the Production Seamstress / Sewist that we are looking for? If yes then please hit the apply now button.
You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.