Sewing Machinist

Location: Horwich,Greater Manchester
Position Type: Temporary
Rate information/Working hours:

Our client based in Horwich is looking for Sewing Machinists to work in office furniture factory environment. The applicants will have previous experience in sewing and ideally leatherwork experience.

 The successful candidate will have experience in all of the following: –

·         Topstitching.

·         Twin Needle.

·         Pipping and Zips.

·         Machine setting and general maintenance of the machine.

·         Be able to sow; Vinyl, Leather and Fabric.

·         “Walking foot” operation.

·         Drawstring Overlocker.

The machines they use at this company are Twin Needle, Walking Foot, Over-Locker and Single Feed and previous experience using these machines is essential.

The majority of the time the successful candidate will be working in the seating department responsible for the manufacturing of office chairs. However, from time to time you might be required to work as a General Operative, as and when business needs.

Please note that applicants MUST have previous sewing experience.

The basic rate of pay will be dependent on your experience. However, after successful completion of initial training (12 weeks) the rate of pay will be reviewed.

The hours of work are 7:30am-4:15pm but flexible approach will be advantageous.

Please note this is a temporary position but can lead to a permanent role for the right candidate.

If you’re interested in the role please submit your CV or call HEADS on 0161 749 9897.


Contact: Nick Thompson (
Posted on website: 05/03/2018

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