Spinning Operator 12 hour Day Shift – Gildan
- In Person
Performs efficient machine operations for 2 spinning and 2 winding machines by:
o Repair yarn breaks and red lights.
o Remove lap-ups on spinning frame shafts cots and arbors as soon as noticed.
o Clean out spinning frame waste chambers as needed and take the blue totes from the back to the evacuation chamber, do not carry the waste to the back wall.
o Minimize spin waste. (Keeping ends up.)
o Maintain expected machine efficiency. 92%
o Only yellow flag spinning positions with mechanical problems.
o Cycle spinning frames in proper amount of time required to give equal attention to idle spindles ( 15 to 20 minutes to cycle job )
o Remove lint build up under suction tubes, use black brush.
o Must be on job when Frame is doffing to piece up ends.
o Use a spin bobbin to piece up at doff, put bobbin back when finished.
PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:
o Standing and walking at a steady pace for 12 hour shifts minus assigned breaks.
o Good hand & eye coordination and hand dexterity.
o Reaching and reaching overhead to heights of 6’4” from the floor the majority of the shift.
o Ability to lift ( 6 lbs. Without accommodation )
Ability to work in cotton dust environment of 85 to 87 degrees Fahrenheit