Job Description

Carpenter Co is currently seeking a detail oriented individual to join our Taylorsville, NC plant as a Sewer in our Sewing Department.  This individual will assemble individual fiber, fabric, and other sub-components into fabricated cushion covers.

Position Scope:

Interacts and communicates directly with cutters, material handlers, machine operators, and other sewers.  Works in a normal plant environment with exposure to temperature changes.  Major challenges involve the efficient usage of various components to produce cushion covers per customer specifications.

Education:

High School Diploma or GED

Experience:

Prior industrial sewing experience is required.  Specific on the job training is provided.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Basic reading, writing, and math skills.
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, weekends, holidays, and call-in with little notice.
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision.

Essential Functions:

  • Receive and understand instructions from area supervisor.
  • Accept work (component parts) distributed by material handlers or lead person.
  • Assemble using specified sewing procedures, fiber and ticking components into finished product according to specified customer requirements.
  • Place finished product into "completed area" for next step in production process.
  • Enclose finished cushion with neat seams to meet customer demands.
  • Clean equipment and perform basic maintenance.
  • Set up sewing area with adequate supplies.
  • Adhere to established department production procedures.