Production Assistant in Manteca, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 10/25/2019

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    Manteca, CA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Job Number: 2141332

Production Assistant

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Payrate: $12/hr.

1st Shift: Mon - Friday, 6am - 2:30pm with overtime as needed

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reviews work instructions to determine type and location of embroidery
  • Reviews work instructions for garment style, sizes, and quantities prior to beginning production
  • Selects size and color of thread and draws it through the machine guides and bobbin
  • Observers embroidery operation to detect defects in stitching that indicate machine malfunction and notifies Custom Shop Embroidery Lead of malfunction
  • Uses embroidery hoops to hold fabric taut
  • Repairs defective embroidery or fills in blanks left by embroidery machine
  • Folding and trimming garments as necessary
  • Responsible for reclaiming screens with pressure washer, washing and coating screens.
  • Responsible for cleaning squeegees and flood bars.
  • Taping screens and covering pin-holes.
  • Ensures that enough screens are prepared by mesh count for daily usage.
  • Responsible for unpacking product and preparing them in the staging area for screen-printing.
  • Other duties as assigned

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