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Job Details

Embroidery Machine Operator


Wescan Embroidery & Printing

Date Posted

November 24, 2021


  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 24, 2021
Job Requirements


Wescan Embroidery & Printing




No degree, certificate or diploma


2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Repair minor mechanical problems such as broken or defective needles
  • Notify supervisor or repairers of mechanical malfunctions
  • Make adjustments to machinery
  • Investigate machine stoppages
  • Verify equipment's efficiency

Work Setting

Garment manufacturer

Type of Fabric Preparation Machines


Specific Skills

Operate large automatic multi-needle machines to embroider or to sew lengths of several layers of material

Work Site Environment


Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication


  • Group Insurance Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Vision Care Benefits

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

In Person:

10577 109 ST NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5H3B1
Between 10:00 AM and 02:00 PM

Advertised Until

Dec 24, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Embroidery Machine Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Weavers, Knitters and Other Fabric-Making Occupations

Interest in controlling machines that produce twine, ropes and nets; knitting machines that produce knitted fabrics, hosiery, garments and other products; carpet tufting machines, felt making needle-punch machines; and other machines that produce textile products


Interest in comparing to read loom patterns and prepare loom pattern mechanisms for processing


Interest in speaking to notify supervisors and repairers of mechanical malfunctions; and in investigating machine stoppages, and in operating automatic multi-needle machines to embroider material and sew yard goods, quilts and mattress coverings

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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