Sewing Machine Operator

Location: Ogden, UT
Date Posted: 12-13-2017
Founded and headquartered in Seattle, WA, Kotis is expanding to Ogden, Utah in early 2018. We're looking for eager, passionate people to grow with us!
 
THE PERFECT CANDIDATE
We're looking for a crafty individual with a meticulous eye looking to turn their love for sewing into a career. Our perfect candidate pays great attention to detail, cares about their finished product, and has an amazing attitude. If you spend your spare time sewing your latest Cosplay or creating handmade goods for your Etsy shop, we want to hear from you!  
 
THE COMPANY
Kotis Design is a screen printer, promo product peddler, graphic design firm and warehouse/fulfillment center; but most of all - we are brand evangelists. We tackle every project with unbridled enthusiasm, promising that in the end we always make the Best Shirts & Swag Ever. Seven times, we’ve been named one of the Fastest Growing companies in Washington. Two years ago, we opened our second print facility in Ohio, and now we’re expanding to Utah. Merchandise we've created can be found coast-to-coast on the backs of college students and corporate execs alike.
 
THE JOB
  • Sewing using single needle, serger, and cover stitch machines
  • Sewing custom pockets onto shirts
  • Attaching labels, woven tags, elbow patches, reflective taping
  • Sewing inside hood liners
  • Constructing totes


Garment related tasks when needed
  • Identify incoming boxes for order to be decorated
  • Receive, open, count, sort, stack, check-in all incoming garments
  • Package finished garments in preparation for shipping

SCHEDULE
  • Monday -- Friday required. List shift availability in application.
  • 5:30am - 2pm
  • 8:30am – 5pm
  • 1:30pm - 10pm
  • Position is full time
 
REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Additionally, while performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to warm or cold weather. The noise level in the work environment is often loud.
  • Single needle sewing machine experience required
  • Industrial sewing machine experience a plus
  • Experience with cover stitch machine and serger a plus
  • Lift and/or move up to 20lbs at times
  • Ability to multi-task and work quickly but efficiently- example using multiple machines for production at once
  • Regularly stand for long periods of time while reaching with hands and arms
  • Specific vision abilities include sharp vision, focus, depth perception and ability to identify colors
  • Ability to read, write and comprehend complex written or oral instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English


BENEFITS
  • Kotis offers a competitive benefit package to full time employees, including:
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • 401(k) with match with Roth and Traditional options
  • Robust PTO program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Advancement opportunities
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