Entry Level Position with Local Sportswear company

Website Augusta Sportswear Brands

Why you would want to work on our team…

  • Our Mission – Promote an active, athletic lifestyle that inspires healthy families and strengthens community relationships.
  • Our Foundational Values – Talented, honest, and passionate people, working together to win, and do the right thing – every time!
  • All of the other stuff – great work environment, benefits and compensation.

Our benefits package includes:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Short- and Long-Term Disability, Life Insurance
  • FSA (Medical and Dependent Care), HSA
  • Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, Floating Holiday, and Paid Absence/Sick Time
  • 401(k) Plan, with 3% annual Company Contribution
  • 75% Employee discount on product
  • Clean, climate-controlled work environment
  • Casual dress code…no uniforms!
  • No experience needed; training provided.

Schedule: M-Th, 6a-430p

Pay: $16/hour

Duties and Responsibilities:
Receives decorated headwear orders from embroidery Machine Operators. Correctly and efficiently prepares headwear following established “trimming” techniques. Consult with Embroidery Operator and/or Supervisor to resolve quality, production, and efficiency problems. This position description/summary reflects managements assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.

Preparing Embroidery Order:

  • Must make certain that correct and complete embroidered baseball caps have been completed
  • Must initial Work Order’s designated boxes indicating that inventory for order is complete and properly embroidered
  • Correct and efficient inspection of finished goods QC/Trimmer established standard of 400+ pcs per day
  • Follows established “trimming” procedures for readying baseball caps for packaging and shipping
  • Makes certain that correct embroidery thread colors and design orientation have been imputed
  • Tears out backing, carefully removes foam (if used) and aligns caps in an organized manner on tables intended for Finishing/Packing Department

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Must have the ability to operate embroidery machine for short intervals to prevent downtime
  • Arrive on time for your scheduled shift
  • Keep area clean and free of clutter.
  • Monitor and understand the importance of bobbin tensions, hooping, and correct machine operation
  • Must be able to communicate quality issues in real time to the embroidery operator
  • Advises supervisor of any needed machine maintenance (Heat press, Cap Blocker, etc.)
  • Assist others as needed
  • Maintain a working knowledge of Pacific cap styles and embroidery techniques
  • Practice personal safety and maintain a safe working environment for others

Skills Required:
The ability to follow verbal and written instructions is extremely important. The QC/Trimmer must be able to read and count accurately, do basic math, and write legibly.

  • Maintaining a positive attitude
  • Excellent time management and a sense of urgency
  • Exceptionally detail oriented
  • Moderate on-the-job-training is typically needed
  • Must have no physical limitations to standing, bending or lifting small amounts of weight (up to 10 pounds)
  • Must be able to work as a team and independently
  • Must be able to work on deadlines when necessary
  • Must be able to work overtime during peak periods including weekends OT calculations may be available with as little as 24-hour notice during peak periods

To apply for this job please visit www.paycomonline.net.