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Sewing Machine Operator

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Saint John, NB
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Full Time
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Manufacturing and Production

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Company: Cirrus Garment Ltd.

Business information: Cirrus Garment is a contact sewing services provider for designer ladies fashions. We primarily sew pre-cut fabric panels into finished garments such as pants and dresses that will be sold throughout the world in high fashion boutiques.


Business address: 42 Waterloo Street, St. John, NB, E2L 3P3

Work Location: same as above

Type of Employment: Full time - Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible


Job Description:

  • Set in sleeves, pockets, collars and other garment pieces
  • Produce garments according to customer strict specifications
  • Understand garment construction and interpret designer’s specifications and fit
  • Operate sewing machines or sew by hand
  • Sew garments from cut panels in very large volumes
  • Operate machines to join sections of garments or other articles into finished products on a piece-work or production basis
  • Use sewing guides and tension devices
  • Perform minor repairs and adjustments to equipment




- Education: Some high school is required

- Experience: At least 1 year of experience operating a sewing machine is required

 - Attention to detail

- Ability to make adjustments to sewing machines to get best operation is desired



Salary: $12.75 to $13.75 hourly, 37.5 Hours per week.


Important Information:

Flexibility in schedule is required. Current shifts but may vary: 8:30am to 4:30pm from Monday to Friday.



Apply by e-mail to: [email protected]

Apply by mail to: 42 Waterloo Street, St. John, NB, E2L 3P3


Posted: August 11, 2017
Closes:October 10, 2017