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Sewing Machine Operators work in the textile industry and manufacture garments. Their duties are operating sewing machines, maintaining equipment in good condition, using other tools like scissors or measuring devices, performing quality control after clothing is finished, and reporting to superiors. Successful resume samples for the job highlight qualifications like dexterity, attention to safety, stamina, time management and an eye for details. Sewing experience represents an advantage. Most resume examples mention a high school diploma or training at a vocational school.

1

Sewing Machine Operator

Produced body armor, K-9 vests, and bomb blankets for military and government personnel, park rangers, SWAT teams, fire marshals, police, and TWRA contracts.

  • Ensured quality standards established by company; supervisors utilized my skills and abilities to repair and correct products in order to meet quality standards.
  • Identified training needs and assisted in coaching and training team members in skills related to operations.
  • Utilized the concepts of lean manufacturing to reduce inventory.
  • Facilitated timely completion of orders by meeting requirements of customer contract requests.
  • Cataloged and documented inventory monthly and annually.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Business Systems Technology
Insurance And Coding
2

Sewing Machine Operator

Actively suggested operational improvements to enhance quality, and improve production times.

  • Led a team of 4 individuals to work together as a team.
  • Made sure products were produced on time and are of good quality.
  • Planned and laid out work for the team to meet production at schedule
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
GED
GED
3

Sewing Machine Operator/designer/frame Builder/repair Person/trainer

Assembled complete seat covers

  • Building of the frames for the seats
  • Inspected products to determine needed repairs, cut out parts and repaired covers as part of quality control
  • Designed new patterns for seat covers
  • Trained new hands and determined who would or who would not make it as a sewing machine operator
Candidate Info
36
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
AS
Drafting And Design
4

Floor Supervisor, Sewing Machine Operator, Maintenance

Supervised 100 sewing machine operators

  • Maintained air compressor, ice machine, light ballasts, sewing machines
  • Provided janitorial services for factory and office
  • Assisted in shipping department
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
5

Industrial Sewing Machine Operator/assembly

  • Measured, cut, and sewed fabric to meet blueprint specifications
  • Prepared, packaged, wrapped and shipped products
  • Accurately assembled cash register drawers in a timely manner
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
GED
GED
Assistant Cook
Manufacturing
6

Sewing Machine Operator

Pre-assembled and final assembled packaging and other products with the use of an industrial sewing machine

  • Consistently met daily production quotas
  • Inspected products in detail for quality
  • Maintained machines and tools
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
GED
GED
AS
Arts
7

Supervisor/sewing Machine Operator

Utilized industrial sewing machines

  • Assembled draperies, comforters, bedspreads and pillows
  • Assisted clientele with window treatment and wall paper decisions
  • Responsible for managing front show room and office area
  • Provided customer service to clientele
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
8

Production Line Sewing Machine Operator

Operated sewing machine used to join parts of fabricated textile products.

  • Observed stitching to detect defects.
  • Notified sewing machine mechanic when defects were caused by machine malfunctions.
  • Oiled machine, changed needles and secured modifying attachments to machine
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

Sewing Machine Operator

  • Continuous use of industrial strength sewing machine throughout shift
  • Recognized and reported defective material and equipment to shift supervisor
  • Planned and paced work efficiently in order to meet daily, weekly, project or production goals
  • Closely inspected parts to ensure they were clean, free of contaminants and met quality specifications
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

Sewing Machine Operator

Draw threads through needles and adjust machine functions to meet the requirements of the sewing project

  • Observe operations to detect any faults or defects in stitching
  • Ensure that the finished product conforms to the design and merchandizing instructions provided in the work order
  • Perform general and preventative maintenance tasks on sewing machines to ensure their longevity
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
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