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Williams-Sonoma Inc.'s Supply Chain organization is the backbone of our company. Our Distribution Centers serve as vital connections between factories and our retail, online and mail-order customers around the world. We also own and operate a growing manufacturing base right here in the United States, proudly producing nearly all of the upholstered furniture and much of the lighting sold through our brands. The Supply Chain environment is dynamic and fast-paced, and the network is expanding rapidly. If you are an expert in global logistics, manufacturing, engineering, transportation, finance, human resources, or home delivery and have a passion for quality and customer service, our Supply Chain Organization may just be the place for you.
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Flat Sewer
Summary
Title:Flat Sewer
ID:NC3323
Location:Claremont, NC
Description

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. - Company Overview

Since it was founded in 1956, Williams-Sonoma has grown from Chuck Williams’ single store in Sonoma, California, into one of the largest retailers in the country, with some of the best known and most beloved brands in home furnishings, including Williams Sonoma, Pottery Barn, and west elm. That growth continues today. Our Global Supply Chain organization is the backbone of our company and key to its success.

Our Distribution Centers serve as vital connections between factories and our retail, online and mail-order customers around the world. The Supply Chain environment is dynamic and fast-paced, and the network is expanding rapidly. If you have a background in distribution, manufacturing, engineering, transportation, finance, human resources or home delivery – and are looking for a job with a strong opportunity for gaining new skills and for advancement – our Supply Chain Organization is just the place for you.

We employ thousands in our regional distribution operations and in our over 600 retail stores, customer care centers and corporate headquarters. That’s why we work hard to support the community, including the institutions that are important to our employees, such as St. Jude Childrens’ Research Hospital which we proudly support in its mission to treat and defeat childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Sew flat work using established guidelines and procedures.

 

PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

  • As work is needed, the sewer grabs work from the Eton system.
  • The sewer will sew the next flat sew kit.
  • Adhere to the established sewing standards including: ½” seams.
  • Make sure the sewing is straight or align with cover pattern, making sure there are no dropped stitches.
  • After sewing, place the bundle in its proper place on Eton hanger.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Up to 5 years of experience in production of upper-end upholstery fabric sewing in an upholstered furniture manufacturing environment
  • Must have the ability to sew slip covers. No exceptions.
  • Experience reading and understanding production tickets
  • Ability to interpret simple sewing instructions commonly placed in a sewing manual
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment to assure delivery requirements
  • Good communication skills-oral and written
  • Ability to keep accurate records
  • Ability to follow documented procedures and standards
  • Excellent time-management skills including ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Ability to frequently lift bundles of approximately 50 lbs
  • Ability to sit or stand for 10-hour periods

 

 

 

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. promotes a drug-free work environment and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At this time, we are not accepting referrals from third party recruiting agencies for this position.

This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

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