Best Film Service Inc. of 1824 Pandora St, Vancouver, BC V5L 1M5
Requires a full time Textile Products Sewer
The salary range is $18.50 - $19.50 per hour.
Our company is a custom Vancouver sewing shop, supplying technical fabrics for the world’s cinematography, VFX, and camera departments.
We specialize in industrial heavy duty sewing of large scale specialty tarpaulins
Our product lines include industrially sewn heavy weight sandbags
The main duties will be:
· Final assembler; manufacturing sandbags. Fill, carry, sew & stack 16lb to 30lb sandbags throughout shift.
· Operate a heavy duty walking foot industrial sewing machine throughout shift.
· Operating serging machines to sew and overcast edges of fabric simultaneously. Must be able to rethread a 5 thread serger in a reasonable amount of time.
· Operate a programmable bar tackers and other machines to perform various operations in the fabrication and reinforcement and repair of sand bags.
As our business operates at night and on weekends, the successful candidate is expected to have an irregular work schedule, sometimes working at nights and weekends.
As both the materials used and the finished products are quite heavy to work with, this position requires a high level of physical endurance.
1 year provable experience operating industrial sewing machinery is required
Please email a resume specifying experience.