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SEAMSTRESS - ALBANY

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MESFire

Published

2019-11-08

Closes

2019-11-29

Location

Albany, NY, New York, United States

Category

Seamstress

Type

Full-time

Description

MES & LAWMEN SUPPLY COMPANY SEAMSTRESS

 

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Sewing and repair of first responder uniforms
  • Alterations and applying patches to all first responder uniforms

 

Skills required:

  • Attention to detail
  • Must be able to multitask, prioritize and work under deadline/pressure
  • A wide range of knowledge of different types of designs and uses of tools and machines
  • Great knowledge of different types of sewing machines such as single needle, double needle, blind stitch, and merrow machines
  • A great understanding of feed a thread through machine guides
  • Great knowledge of different fabrics
  • Ability to pick the correct tool or equipment needed to do a job
  • The knowledge to adjust machine functions depending on the type of fabric being used
  • The knowledge to select the proper thread to use for certain types of materials
  • Ability to apply pins and markings to the fabric for different types of designs
  • Customer service mindset
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrates self confidence - self starter - takes the initiative
  • Follow through
  • High level of integrity

 

Skills preferred:

Bilingual (English and Spanish)

Minimum of 2 years of experience in the tailoring industry