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Weaving Supervisor

Salary: £20,441pa Per Year

Full Time
Location: Rochdale

Northern Employment Services Ltd

Weaving Supervisor



Salary, £20,441

In partnership with our client who is a market leader in its field of textiles manufacturing, we have an exciting opportunity for a Weaving Supervisor.

Hours of work are:
Monday-Thursday 7.30am - 4.45pm
Friday 7.30am - 12 noon

Main duties will include:

  • Supervise textile operatives in the weaving department, review performance and identify any development needs
  • Ensuring looms are operating efficiently and minimise downtime
  • Working with various yarns and materials
  • Setup, repair and maintain equipment
  • Ensure products are woven to the correct specifications, review weave quality and complete sign off procedure
  • Work closely with the production management team and engineering department
  • Inspect and monitor work areas to ensure they are tidy and safe
  • Ensure stock levels are maintained for replacement parts, tools and equipment
  • Maintain accurate records and ensure timely completion of Production Order paperwork
  • General housekeeping/cleaning
  • Manual handling and the use of mechanical lifting aids
  • Working in accordance with health and safety guidelines and Company policy and procedures

Skills / Knowledge / Experience

  • Experience of shuttle looms would be desirable, however an individual who is mechanically minded/or with a technical background may also be suitable, as full training will be given
  • Supervisory experience
  • Excellent communication skills

We regret to inform you that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

Contact: Elizabeth Hughes
Northern Employment Services Ltd
Townhead Court
148 Yorkshire Street
OL16 1LD
01706 869444

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