Set up, operate, or tend machines that knit, loop, weave, or draw in textiles.
Adjust machine heating mechanisms, tensions, and speeds to produce specified products.
Inspect products to ensure that specifications are met and to determine if machines need adjustment.
Install, level, and align machine components such as gears, chains, guides, dies, cutters, and/or needles to set up machinery for operation.
Observe woven cloth to detect weaving defects.
Operate machines for test runs to verify adjustments and to obtain product samples.
Set up, or set up and operate textile machines that perform textile processing and manufacturing operations such as winding, twisting, knitting, weaving, bonding, and/or stretching.
Start machines, monitor operations, and make adjustments as needed.
Notify supervisors or repair staff of mechanical malfunctions.
Record information about work completed and machine settings.
Remove defects in cloth by cutting and pulling out filling.
Repair or replace worn or defective needles and other components, using hand tools.
Wash and blend wool, yarn, or cloth.
Knowledge, Experience, Education Required for: "Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setter, Operator, and Tender"
Mechanical -- Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
Express Office: Griffin (Atlanta Metro)
712 West Taylor Street
Griffin, GA 30223