Seamstress/ Sewing Machinist (Temporary to Permanent/Immediate Start)

Plymouth, Devon, UK
£7.83 - £10.00 per hour | Posted 2 weeks ago

WB Employment is looking for an experienced Seamstresses.

Our Client, a long established business is looking for qualified, highly skilled upholsterers to join their team.


The majority of our work is interior, heavy textiles and marine in industrial materials for varied client base.



Prepares work to be accomplished by gathering and sorting materials.

Prepares machine by changing needles and thread; securing attachments.

Approves materials by inspecting materials for flaws

Sews materials together by guiding material under machine needle.

Adjusts machine performance on material by observing machine operation; detecting malfunctions; adjusting settings

Maintains quality by inspecting finished product.

Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer’s instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.

Maintains materials and supplies inventory by checking materials and supplies to determine inventory level; anticipating needed materials and supplies; placing and expediting orders for materials and supplies; verifying receipt of materials and supplies.

Resolves assembly problems by altering dimensions to meet specifications; notifying supervisor to obtain additional resources


The successful candidate must have the following skills: 

  • Must be able to use sewing machines to a high level
  • Measuring, marking out, cutting all shapes and sizes of cushions with a variety of different fabrics
  • Be able to work on own initiative at times
  • Reliability, flexible approach and good team work skills


Temporary to Permanent positions are available for the right candidates.

Monday to Friday work with possible overtime. Pay rate depending on experience. 

Own transport desirable due to location.


If this position is of your interest, please APPLY NOW

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