Sewing Operator II
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Phoenix, AZ 85067
The Sewing Operator II performs sewing production labor as outlined in the work instructions and is responsible for performing a variety of sewing/production tasks with the intent of meeting production requirements. These activities include, but are not limited to sewing/assembly per the work instructions. Constructs end-use products using various materials.
The work is performed in a moderate to fast paced environment, is repetitive in nature, is detailed, requires critical adherence to established quality levels while requiring completion of task within timeframe assigned and workspace allowed. This position reports directly to the department supervisor or the respective group/line leader for assignments and assistance.
+ Performs sewing production tasks utilizing provided machinery, tools, work stations, and templates per work instructions as required
+ Sets up and performs tasks with industrial sewing machines
+ Understands and implements job in accordance with BAE Systems Standard Work and Quality Standards while maintaining strict attention to detail and quality
+ Conducts self-inspection/evaluation of processes performed to ensure required and/or expected results have been achieved per work instructions or guidance
+ Fully understands and uses calibrated tools (rulers, scales, etc.)
+ Identifies materials needed for job order, per route cards and/or bills of material notes on drawings
+ Performs self-inspection to ensure products meet requirements as noted in drawings and route card work instructions
+ Interprets drawings (internal and external), route cards, bills of material, and detailed work instructions
+ Fabricates sewing and cutting templates from blueprints and sketches
+ Identifies and maintains product and lot integrity
+ Accurately records data in production logs and completes related paperwork
+ Sews and binds assemblies including restraint systems and other related components
+ May assist in the assembly process of a wide variety of products such as parachutes, seat covers, lap belts, shoulder harness of both prototype and production designs
+ Presents First Article to Quality Auditors for in-process inspection
+ Works in compliance with all BAE Systems safety rules and OSHA regulations
+ Performs repetitive duties
Typical Education & Experience
Required Skills and Education
A minimum of 3 years of experience in a sewing manufacturing environment, or approved equivalent of education/experience
Ability to use both hands for manipulating, handling and constructing required items
Ability to operate a single & double needle machine
Ability to operate grommet and snap machines
Ability to operate a bar tack and binder
Ability to sew various types of machine stitching
Ability to perform repetitive duties
Preferred Skills and Education
+ Capable of operating a variety of machinery in the sewing department
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Sewing Operator II
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