Serge Operator

Summary: 
Operates machine that sews edges of rugs by performing the essential functions of the job safely and efficiently.
Essential Functions: 
  • Pulls, straightens, and positions rug to machine.
  • Depresses pedal with foot to activate sewing process.
  • Guides rug with right hand and fingers as rug is sewn.
  • Uses left hand to help position rug and push rug away when completed.
  • Checks to ensure machine is sewing properly.
  • Pulls tails to lock them in to prevent ravel backs.
  • Uses scissors to clip excess corners.
  • Threads needles and loopers.
  • Changes spools of yarn as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned by management.
Education and/or Experience: 
No prior experience or training required.
Physical Demands: 
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly sit, walk, and stoop.
  • Employee will use hands to finger, handle, or feel.
  • Employee will reach with hands and arms.
  • Employee will twist, turn, or rotate body regularly.
  • Employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.