Embroidery Machine Operator

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom | Warehouse | Contract



We’re a fast growing online retail business operating 2 stores selling clothing and homewares. We experience high sales volumes in the second half of the year and are looking for someone to assist our warehouse team during the festive period.

Ideally, we are looking for someone with experience using an embroidery machine, candidates with less experience will be considered, as full training will be provided. The ability to multi-task is essential.

Main Responsibilities

  • Running, setting up and maintaining Janome single head embroidery machines
  • Checking job sheets for relevant information including, logos, sizes and products
  • Loading templates onto computer systems
  • Hooping material ready for embroidery
  • Setting the embroidery machine to the correct functions and loading with the correct colour threads
  • Maintenance of equipment including replacing needles, cleaning and oiling
  • Our ideal candidate will have 1-2 years minimum experience, great attention to detail, must be forward thinking and have the ability to read job sheets, flexibility and willingness.

Required Skills

  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to take direction
  • Accuracy
  • Efficiency
  • Neatness
  • PC Skills beneficial

Hours & Location

Starting September to 31st December 2020

Monday – Friday, 08.30-17.00, some weekends on rota basis.

Leith, Edinburgh