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Avalon amp; Tahoe Manufacturing SEWING MACHINE OPERATOR in Alma, Michigan

SEWING MACHINE OPERATORAt Avalon, we view people as our most valuable resource. We recognize that our ability to build the highest quality pontoon boats relies on the talents and contributions of all our employees. Our success as a company depends on the strength of our team. Avalon is an employer of choice for people looking for great pay and benefits in an exciting and rewarding work environment.emuJob Summary/u/em: The sewing machine operators are responsible for operating industrial sewing machines. The sewing machine operators use either vinyl or canvas components to create furniture upholstery, Bimini tops, privacy station curtains, etc. The sewing department supports the upholsterers and the assembly line.emuKey Responsibilities/u/em:ulliAdheres to all safety policies and procedures/liliFollows all pre-established installation and quality methods, procedures and guidelines to ensure consistency of work/liliReads order-specific job travelers and/or engineered drawings to ensure each order is produced to specifications/liliUses an industrial sewing machine and various hand tools to fabricate vinyl and/or canvas components/liliCompletes all job duties within given time constraints/liliPerforms other duties as assigned/liliCross-trains between several different jobs/liliCleans and maintains work area/liliPursues continuous improvement to improve efficiency of job duties and work flow/li/ulQUALIFICATIONSemuJob Requirements/u/em:ulliHigh school diploma or GED/liliAttention to detail/liliExcellent problem solving skills/liliGood verbal and written communication skills/liliNeeds good visual judgment to notice errors and/or defects/liliAbility to accurately read a tape measure/liliAbility to follow verbal and written instructions/liliAbility to work in a fast paced, multifunctional team oriented work environment/liliAbility to work variable hours with short notice (up to 50+ hrs. per week)/li/ulemuPhysical Requirements and Environment/u/em:ulliMust be physically capable of safely lifting a minimum of 30 lbs. without assistance/liliInvolves sitting for long periods as required/liliRequires repetitive movement and extensive use of hands/liliIncludes exposure to noise levels that are distracting and/or uncomfortable/liliRequires wearing personal protective equipment/li/ulSalary Range: $14.00 - $15.75 HourlySOME OF THE BENEFITS OF WORKING FOR AVALON PONTOONS INCLUDE:ulliPaid holidays (after 90 days)/liliVacation Time/lili401K with company match (after 90 days)/liliMedical, Dental, vision insurance./liliCPR/First Aid (initial certification and re-certification for Safety Committee Leads)/liliAnnual Flu Shots and Hearing Test/liliTraining workshops (determined on an individual basis based on need of department)/li/ul