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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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Sutter South-Sewing Machine Operator
Summary
Title:Sutter South-Sewing Machine Operator
ID:3286206
Shift::4 X 10
Location:Tupelo, MS
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 Children's Research Hospital which we proudly support in its mission to treat and defeat childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

 

 PRIMARY FUNCTIONS:

  • Obtains sew-kit bundles weighting approximately 25-50lbs from prep table to complete the sewing operation
  • Using a sewing machine, adheres to established sewing standards, including: ½” seams, while keeping sewing straight and in alignment with cover pattern. Assures there are no drop stitches and sews in tabs correctly.
  • Assures the sewn corners are at 90-degree angles and not rounded.
  • After sewing and properly pulling the border, place the cover back into the bundle and place bundles weighing approximately 25-50 lbs in its proper place on the staging table.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Up to 5 years’ experience in production of upper-end upholstery fabric sewing in an upholstered furniture manufacturing environment
  • Experience in reading and understanding production tickets and 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

 

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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