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DATE ADDED: Sun 23/09/2018

Fabric & Laser Cutting Operator- 2Nd Shift (1:30Pm-10:00Pm)

Fenton, USA


Job Description


This position is primarily responsible to cut fabrics and other materials by operation of fabric and laser cutting machines and tools. The successful operator will consistently produce high quality output with a high level of efficiency. This is a full-time position working first shift, Monday through Friday.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Operate automatic fabric cutting and laser cutting machines, and perform manual cutting operations, to cut fabrics and other textile materials for production according to design, batch order and scheduling requirements while maintaining a high degree of workmanship
  • Stack fabrics, or other textiles, and cut in accordance with hard patterns using a manually operated powered cutting tool
  • Inspect raw and cut pieces of material for conformance during the cutting operation
  • Generate cut files to maximize material utilization
  • Input and layout text, or other artwork, for laser cutting
  • Assemble laser cut materials as subassembly components for further production
  • Put away and maintain shelf stock of materials within the department
  • Perform routine maintenance on machinery
  • Read and understand bills of material
  • Acquire proficient knowledge of standard textile materials to ensure proper recognition of materials in production
  • Strictly follow established cutting standards and individual product specifications
  • Acquire and maintain product knowledge to facilitate efficiency in manufacturing
  • Identify opportunities for improvement in production processes
  • Provide feedback of potential errors and omissions in bills of material
  • Cross-train to operate any type of fabric/laser machine and perform any type of fabric/laser operation
  • Fill out forms to capture production information as necessary and as instructed
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area, and comply with all safety standards

Required Competencies and Expectations

  • Detail oriented with a focus on quality and customer satisfaction
  • Fluent speaking, reading and writing in English is highly desirable
  • Proficient computer, organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Highly motivated and work well in a fast pace, team oriented environment
  • Possess fine motor skills and tactile ability to handle small objects
  • Able to frequently lift or move 50 pounds, and occasionally up to 100 pounds, unassisted, and adjust body position to bend, stoop, sit, walk, turn, pivot, and stand for long periods of time

Required Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED, or equivalent years of experience
  • Prior relevant work experience preferred

Work Environment

  • This position works primarily in a factory setting varying between standing and sitting 6-9 hours per day
  • Uses industrial machinery and tools necessary to cut fabrics and other textile materials

Criteria for Evaluation

  • Knowledge
  • Quality and Workmanship
  • Productivity and Efficiency
  • Attendance and Punctuality
  • Initiative
  • Cooperation
  • Safety Compliance


  • 401K participation
  • Affordable Care Act compliant medical benefits offered
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) accrual
  • Competitive wage

Company Description
Vibrant, growing company proudly supplying elite military and law enforcement professionals with the most advanced tactical gear and personal protective equipment available. Looking for hardworking individuals who are team-oriented, yet strong and independent thinkers to join our mission supporting the men and women of law enforcement and the armed services who risk everything to protect our lives and our liberty. We offer a great culture, competitive wages, 401K, full medical/dental benefits and PTO.

Role: Fabric & Laser Cutting Operator- 2nd shift (1:30pm-10:00pm)
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Location: Fenton,

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