Knoll Inc. Textiles Operator - 2nd Shift in East Greenville, Pennsylvania
Textiles Operator - 2nd Shift
Tracking Code 1527-056
This is a 2nd shift position.
Knoll is a constellation of design-driven brands and people, working together with our clients to create inspired modern interiors. Since 1938, we’ve been thinking about how people interact with their environments, and how their environments impact what they do. Our strength in office systems, seating, furniture, textiles, leather, architectural accessories allows us to compose integrated solutions from products and services that naturally work together.
To learn more, visit www.knoll.com at http://www.knoll.com/ .
A Textile Operator is responsible for the management of fabric and leather and converting that fabric and leather to pieces for use in furniture products. Pieces must be produced in accordance with Knoll Quality and Design standards and all applicable ISO requirements.
This is a 2nd shift position.
High school diploma or equivalent required
The Textile Operations Job Function and Requirements:
Must pass the Ishihara color blindness test
Must be able to lift 55lbs
Comprehend, interpret and process associated paperwork and data collection tasks
Match and verify dyelot color against master samples
Read and interpret work orders and related paperwork
Read, interpret, and convert standard and metric measurements, including decimals and fractions, and provide instructions in the use of applicable measuring devices
Communicate with associates on all levels and shifts using written and oral communication skills
Distinguish between different types of fabrics and leathers, and conduct inspections in accordance with all quality criteria
Identify and document flaws and defects in fabric and leather and take proactive action to ensure customer expectations are met
Identify and document potential problems and be proactive in identifying and implementing solutions
Make decisions in accordance with the ISO Quality Criteria
Associate must possess good math and analytical skills
Associate must be responsible for all aspects of safety, including the safety of other associates assigned to that function
Assist Maintenance Technicians as necessary with any applicable machine related problems
Responsibility for rolls of textile with value up to $160.00 per yard, errors can result in customer rejection, cost to replace fabric (materials and labor), payment of reshipment, re-upholstery costs
The demonstrated ability and willingness to participate in cross-training and job rotation in order to improve skills and knowledge and meet the customer requirements
The demonstrated ability and willingness to perform “clean up” on equipment as well as maintain housekeeping of department facilities
Knowledge of computers
Job Location East Greenville, Pennsylvania, United States
Position Type Full-Time/Regular
We are an equal opportunity employer.
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.