The Automated Cutting Machine Operator will operate multiple automated fabric cutting machines and work with a team to utilize cutting techniques specific to Matouk product quality standards. This department works with multiple types of high end fabric for a wide array of Matouk products. This person mounts the fabric onto the fixture, uses measuring tools to cut the fabric to size, sets the control specifications for each automated cutting work order on a computer, and analyzes manufacturing data reports to monitor productivity.
Main Duties & Responsibilities:
Operate Automated Cutting machines of differing models from a computer.
Read and interpret work orders
Set up machine with correct materials including thread, fabric and templates
Assist with loading/unloading containers as needed
Meet production and quality standards
Pay meticulous attention to work detail
Neatly fold cut fabric
Cover for other employees in key operations while they are on break/lunch
Support continuous improvement activities and projects
Monitor dials and controls on machinery to be sure it is working properly
Monitor system performance indicators to make necessary adjustments to remain on schedule
Comply with all safety and PPE requirements for each task
Critical thinking to recognize operating errors and fix them
Strong dexterity and hand/eye coordination
Communication with team members
Ability to multitask
Ability to adapt to environmental changes
Reading & understanding English
Intermediate computer literacy
Flexibility to move from one assignment to another as dictated by business needs.
Read and follow production work orders. Document production data.
Ability to work both independently and on a team to complete assignments.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision.
Stay up to date with any training and possible evolving responsibilities related to the position.
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs when transporting fabric rolls.
Type: Full Time
Working Hours: M-F 3:15 - 11:45 (possible overtime)
Matouk is a leading maker of finely crafted luxury linens and home accessories for passionate and discerning consumers around the world. Headquartered in Fall River, MA, Matouk strives to create beautiful, rich quality products with exceptional service and lifestyle fulfillment. It takes great pride in providing exemplary environments, experiences and services to employees, vendors and customers.
Beliefs in Action
OUR PURPOSE is to enrich the lives of our customers and their families by
creating the most beautiful and beloved collection of bed and bath linens.
The following core beliefs reinforce our purpose and define the values
and actions of our colleagues in our everyday work.
WE BELIEVE that a promise from Matouk to our customers is included with each and
every product that we sell. Everything we produce will meet the highest standards for
excellence in quality and design. We will always select the best materials and utilize
the optimal manufacturing techniques. And each customer who buys a Matouk
product will be valued, listened to and given the best long-term experience possible.
WE BELIEVE in a company that takes care of its employees and employees who
take care of the company and each other. We treat our co-workers as individuals and
consider employee impact in all of our business decisions. Matouk workplaces will be
environments where productivity lives in harmony with creativity, trust, safety and
comfort. We will work with a sense of profound commitment to the company’s
purpose while dedicating equal spirit towards bringing out the best in one another.
WE BELIEVE in mutually beneficial relationships with all of our business partners.
Our interactions with suppliers, distributors, and retailers are characterized by
fairness, honesty, and respect. We seek out partners with whom we share vision and
values. Our employees are committed to business practices that result in shared
success for all.
WE BELIEVE that creative thinking and innovation will guide us to a future of
success and growth. We foster a creative environment in our workplaces and nurture
a creative mindset in our employees. We encourage innovative approaches to
problem solving at every level of the organization. While we honor our heritage and
the greatest legacies of our past, we simultaneously embrace the changes required
to maintain leadership and competitiveness in the future.