Knitting Supervisor or Manager
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To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Keep yarn tied on creels so yarn does not break out or run out.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Keep all yarn tied correctly, on the creels you are assigned to
Responsible for loading yarn from warehouse in buggies to be carried out to production floor
Responsible for unloading empty cones off of pins and buggy and placing them in the proper container
Stack pallet dividers neatly after removing yarn from them & help keep warehouse neat
Break down any yarn boxes emptied while loading your buggy & stack them
Keep assigned aisles swept & neat in appearance
Keep yarn strings off of floor & bottom of creels cleaned off
Keep buggy wheels clean & replaced when needed
Notify supervisor of any damaged yarn
Spray yarn with food coloring when needed
Other duties assigned by management are a part of this job description
Adhere to company policies, including attendance and punctuality
Communicate with co-workers, management and others in a courteous and professional manner;
Conform with and abide by all regulations, policies, work procedures and instructions including but not limited to confidentiality requirements.
Excellent attention to detail, time management skills and meeting deadlines
Positive attitude and ability to handle highly confidential information
Ability to reflect positive attitude and disciplined work ethic
Ability to work in a team
Ability to work independently
High energy level
Strong interpersonal skills
Demonstrated experience in being a self-starter
Ability to deal with internal/external customers with enthusiasm and professionalism
Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills are essential
Must possess confidence, good judgment, energy and the right personality to work in a challenging environment
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
Basic education in reading and writing
Good dexterity with hands
Ability to use an air hose
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Requires walking & standing for a 12-hour period, excluding scheduled break times
Lifting from 5 15 pounds required
Must push pin trucks loaded with yarn or empty
Use a push broom to sweep floors
Bending & using a step ladder required
Reaching above head with yarn in hands
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus. Ability to move between departments to interact with others. Consistent daily attendance required; occasional off-shift support and limited travel required.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. General working conditions include an office environment, manufacturing, warehouse and laboratory, some of which are not climate controlled.