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Weaver

Job details
Posting date: 24 November 2020
Salary: £10.25 per hour
Additional salary information: Wage level dependent on relative experience.
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 24 December 2020
Location: ZE2 9PL
Company: Jamiesons Spinning (Shetland) Ltd
Job type: Permanent
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Summary

Main Objectives
To operate weaving looms, maintaining production and quality levels. To identify and repair any faults such as broken ends, picks and similar problems. To stop the loom as soon as quality or design problems arise, and repair such problems as soon as possible to ensure minimal cloth damage and machine down-time.
To prepare and create warps for weaving.
To ensure that all new orders are checked to confirm designs are correct prior to commencing production.
To create purchase orders for yarns required for cloth.
To ensure the efficient running of all looms within the weaving department.
To assist in the maintenance of a safe working environment through the adherence to company health and safety rules and procedures.

Key Skills :
Experience in operating Rapier looms.
Experience in warping.
A high degree of flexibility is required to fulfil a variety of tasks relative to weaving fabric
Good listening skill
Attention to detail
Willingness to learn.
Person Specification
A hardworking and enthusiastic attitude
High motivation
The ability to work independently
Hours are 8AM-5PM Monday-Friday

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