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Job Details

Industrial Sewing Machine Operator


Canadian Linen and Uniform Service

Date Posted

August 26, 2021


English or French
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $16.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 25, 2021
Job Requirements


Canadian Linen and Uniform Service


English or French


  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Single needle machine
  • Multi-needle machine
  • Embroidery or quilter
  • Industrial sewing machine


1 year to less than 2 years

Area of Work Experience

  • Repair
  • Alterations

Additional Skills

Perform minor repairs and adjustments to equipment

Area of Specialization

  • Tailor
  • Milliner
  • Furrier
  • Seamstress

Specific Skills

  • Use sewing guides and tension devices
  • Set in sleeves, pockets, collars and other garment pieces
  • Operate sewing machines or sew by hand
  • Operate machines to join sections of garments or other articles into finished products on a piece-work or production basis
  • Mark, cut and sew fabric
  • Select and modify commercial patterns to customers' and clothing manufacturers' specifications and fit

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours

Sewing Experience

  • Commercial
  • Garment section work
  • Semi-section garment work

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Reliability

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.

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