Knitting Machine Operator
Mega Force Staffing of Eden, NC is currently seeking an experienced Knitting Machine Operator on 3rd shift in Eden, NC. This is a temp to hire position!
The knitting machine operator is responsible for maintaining and monitoring 3+ knitting machines at all times.
- Walks the floor checking on each knitting machine looking for break outs or run outs which cause the machine to stop
- If there is a break out the operator will re-thread the yarn through the machine and start the machine back up by pressing buttons on the machine control panel. Machine will stop for knots, lint, and tension.
- Wipe down the inside and outside of machines with a cloth
- Push full cans to the end of the aisle for removal by service person
- Perform quality checks on yarn and inspect per standards
- Will also creel by replacing cones when yarn runs out
Education Requirements: High School Diploma/GED
Hiring Requirements: Candidate must be willing to submit to a drug screen and background check.
- Read, speak, and understand English
- Write legibly to maintain accurate records
- Previous circular knitting experience preferred
- At least one year experience textile machine operation experience required
- Basic math skills
- Able to walk and stand an entire shift
- Good vision, agility, and hand/eye coordination
If you're interested in this job opportunity, call or stop by our office!
220 E Meadow Rd. Suite #10 | Eden, NC 27288 | (336) 627-6628