Machine Operator – Industrial Quilter (1st Shift)

Industrial Quilting Machine Operator.

Produce quilted cloth rolls to customer specifications and quality expectations.


7:00 a.m.

– 3:00 p.m.

– Friday Availability for overtime, which may include Saturdays.

DUTIESEssential duties and responsibilities includes the following:Loads and secures cloth onto continuous industrial quilting machine and assists with starting the quilting process.Operates hoist.Feeds and secures continuous quilted cloth onto wind-up bar and starts roll up process.Cuts quilted cloth run, using scissors, at the designated point based on yardage specs.Removes completed rolls of quilted cloth from the wind-up unit and places on bagging rack or wrapper.Starts new roll of quilted cloth onto wind-up bar without stopping machine.Secures roll ends, weighs, bags, and labels previously finished quilted rolls, scans, and stores on supply rack, using hoist.Checks width of quilted rolls and visually inspects quilted cloth for defects during wind-up operation.Records weights and widths of batting rolls.Maintains expected quality goals.Maintains expected production goals.Observes all department and company safety rules.Maintains a clean work area.

Properly disposes of trash and scrap at the end of the shift and as needed.Any other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONSMust be able to read and comprehend simple instructions and conduct basic mathematics involving weight and length measurements.While performing duties, employee will be regularly required to stand, walk, stoop and bend in order to operate equipment.Must grip, push, pull and reach over shoulder level with both hands.Must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 80 pounds.May be required to wear personal protective equipment.Must be able to pass criminal background check and screening for illegal substances.