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Lippert Components, Inc. Sewer in Elkhart, Indiana

OVERVIEWless thanbr> They operate sewing machines to join, support or decorate textile and fabric materials for used in the RV industry. They mainly work with sewing machines that run faster and are heavier than the traditional machines used in homes. This job profile involves working with various types of sewing machines.less thanbr> Essential Functionsless thanbr>Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.less thanbr> * Responsible for selecting all of the equipment needed for the sewing process, which includes setting up the machine and its peripherals, and using the tools correctly. These tools mostly include scissors, knives, fasteners, stiffeners, templates and measuring devices.less thanbr> * Operators are also responsible for monitoring machine operation, which can include fixing attachments like needles, threads, pattern plates or cutting blades.less thanbr> * Responsible for inspecting the product after it has been rendered.less thanbr> * Keeping record of the orders processedless thanbr> * Setting apart quality passed garmentsless thanbr> * Setting apart defective or lower-quality garments for correction or disposalless thanbr> * Ensuring that textile parts are in correct sequences and, confirming that the color lots and textile patterns matchless thanbr> Competenciesless thanbr> * Should be able to work on sewing machines in a manufacturing environmentless thanbr> * Should have good organizational skills for sorting and cutting textile parts for joiningless thanbr> * Should have high hand dexterity to operate sewing machinesless thanbr> * Should have some interpersonal skillsless thanbr> * Should have initiative in getting the job doneless thanbr> Supervisory Responsibilityless thanbr>This position has no supervisory responsibilitiesless thanbr> Work Environmentless thanbr> While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud.less thanbr> Physical Demandsless thanbr>The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.less thanbr> While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to manually lift and stack products that ranges from 5 pounds to 65 pounds. Must be capable of sitting, standing, bending, climbing, lifting, or walking for extended periods of time. The work element is in a temperature controlled environment. Must be able to work additional hours and up to seven days a week, as needed. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus.less thanbr> Position Type/Expected Hours of Workless thanbr> This is a full-time position, and hours of work are dependent on which shift you work.less thanbr> Travelless thanbr> No travel is required with this position.less thanbr> Preferred Education and Experienceless thanbr> * A high school diploma is sufficient for this position and, past experience in a manufacturing sewing operations is beneficial.less thanbr> Additional Eligibility Qualificationsless thanbr>None.less thanbr> Work Authorization/Security Clearanceless thanbr> Must be able to pass EVerify.less thanbr> AAP/EEO Statementless thanbr>LCI provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected category.less thanbr> Other Dutiesless thanbr>Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without n