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Hanes Brands Embroidery Operator (Sun-Wed, 5P-3A) - 19703-0122-56573 in Manhattan, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/11808960 Overview

Gear for Sports, a division of Hanesbrands Inc., continuously strives to provide our customers with the very best service, product and decoration. To that end, we have built the industry's largest in-house design team and exclusive patent-pending decorating capabilities that are unmatched and unavailable to our competitors. Our powerful family of recognized brands offers customers more options of high quality sportswear, headwear and accessories. Additionally, our state-of-the-art facilities enable us to produce over 70,000 decorated garments a day.

Our new hires will receive a competitive hourly rate and are eligible for an attractive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, vacation, holiday pay, parental leave and tuition assistance after completion of an eligibility period. Gear for Sports is a great place to work!

Position starts at $18.00 per hour. Position is also eligible for increases based on efficiency!

$750 sign-on-bonus available! Speak to recruiter for details.

Operates multi and single head sewing machines to embroider name, initial, or decorative designs on garments, household articles, material, or uniforms and to stitch patches or emblems on material or garments by performing the following duties.


+ Reads work order to determine type and location of embroidery.

+ Enters appropriate art into the embroidery computer system.

+ Selects size and color thread and draws it through machine guides and bobbin.

+ Removes and replaces bobbin when needed.

+ Adjusts & regulates setscrews to control machine tension.

+ Hoops garments utilizing automatic Hooper and installs in the hoop guides.

+ Observes sewing operation to detect defects in stitching that indicate machine malfunction and notifies supervisor of malfunction.

+ Repairs defective embroidery or fills in blanks left by embroidery machine.

+ Uses scissors to trim away backing from decoration


+ High school diploma or general education degree (GED) Preferred but not required; Experience preferred.

+ Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

+ Basic computer skills.

To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States and should not require now, or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.

EOE/AA: Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.

Only applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact us directly:

Telephone: 877.999.5553