Corporate Management Groups is currently hiring for a Finishing – Industrial Sewing
at our Blaine, Minnesota location.
Shift: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM, with overtime as assigned and approved. Monday-Friday
Pay: Depending on Experience
Job Summary: Ex: This position receives, stores and distributes material, tools, equipment and products within the warehouse, ensuring accuracy and timeliness of all job functions.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The Industrial Sewer prepares and finishes high quality finished printed media. Must be proficient with the following sewing methods - long stitch, lock stitch, chain stitch and walking foot. SEG (silicone edge beading) knowledge is necessary as well as, hems, pockets and grommet placement. SEG and other finishes to be sewn on our automated sewing machine Miller Weld master.
Other Duties and Responsibilities: Prepares printed media for finishing by, measuring, cutting and applying liquid UV laminates. Finishes printed media using single/double needle sewing machines, and grommet machine. Sews in pockets, hems, webbing, Velcro, ropes, cables and SEG edging. Ensures the quality of all printed media is checked prior to finishing; i.e. copy, colors, print quality, substrate, dimensions, quantity. Addresses and proposes solutions to unique finishing requirements and submits these proposals to appropriate managers. Follow all safety rules and participates in a clean and safe workplace. Notifies the Production Manager when potential problems may arise in the schedule that effect the Finishing Department, as well as problems with the quality of printed media; and customer service and when there are delays in finishing that effect the scheduled ship date. Conducts monthly inventories of finishing supplies and submits purchase requests upon completion. Ensures preventive maintenance is performed on single/double needle sewing machines, and grommet machine.
Operates pallet jack, two- and 4-wheel dollies to safely move materials and supplies throughout the warehouse. Utilizes power and common hand tools needed to perform assigned tasks.
Ensures daily housekeeping tasks are performed within the finishing area within normal work hours. Performs packaging/general tasks as requested by appropriate coworkers.
Qualifications: High School diploma or GED
2-year experience in finishing printed media – industrial sewing, grommet machine, fabric welding, etc.
Good basic math skills
Skilled in use of measurement, using tape measure etc.
Good basic computer skills for reading schedules, work orders, company email, etc.
Ability to perform physical work appropriate to finishing large banners, signs, and packaging finished product
Walk, stand, bend, stoop, crawl, work on knees, cutting, push/pull up to 50lbs