Manufacturing Apparel Silkscreen Setup Technician
Job Details
Prime Lewisberry - Lewisberry, PA
Full Time
High School
$15.00 - $17.00 Hourly
  • Independently sets up machine for specific job, multi-color or more.
  • Ability to assist with machine setup and troubleshoot for other machines. 
  • Makes adjustments as necessary to ensure smooth operation of machines.
  • Ability to assist other members of the department to make adjustment as well.
  • Produces quality pieces with image properly aligned and with quality imprint.
  • Identifies quality defects and adjusts machine as necessary to correct.
  • Provides troubleshooting to identify and correct causes of machine failure or breakdown.
  • Communicate with maintenance team members and machinery providers in order to troubleshoot/train on equipment.
  • Ability to train Packers and Machine Operators 1 and 2.
  • Breaks down and/or changes over machine at end of job run.
  • Provides essential information regarding specific job to next operator at shift change.
  • Properly report production quantities and track orders electronically through our computer system (scans).
  • Provide troubleshooting support to Group Leader and machine operators
  • Support daily activity in Pre-Press, Screen Room, and Ink Matching/Mixing
  • Enforce Safety/Quality standards
  • Ensure that staff maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Assist personnel as needed to meet daily production requirements
  • Review reports and gather information to determine daily and weekly production requirements
  • Make recommendations for equipment/process improvements
  • Properly uses all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and works in a safe manner.
  • Immediately notifies Line/Floor supervisors of any issues that would prevent on-time delivery to customer.
  • Ability to read, interpret and take standard and metric measurements.
  • Ability to identify and match imprint colors against an industry color chart.
  • Assemble boxes, weigh product, label product
  • Ability to apply hand tags, labels and any other special packaging in the finishing area
  • Pack product into carton, inspection of product
  • Seal cartons, place correct labels on cartons
  • Record keeping, housekeeping area for cleanliness
  • Trim off any loose thread in a finishing design
  • Tear off/remove any excessive pellon on the wrong side of the embroidery
  • Remove the embroidery hoop marks on the garment surface
  • Bundle by size or individual fold after finishing the above steps
  • Individually bag items when necessary
  • Other duties as assigned by management
  • Excellent hand/eye coordination.
  • Ability to read, and interpret job orders.
  • Ability to listen effectively.
  • Ability to effectively convey ideas and information to others.
  • Ability to count accurately.
  • Ability to apply principles of logical thinking to a range of practical problems.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. unassisted
  • Flexibility with work schedule; available to work overtime.
  • Must be able to consistently stand, walk, stoop, climb, bend, lift material or equipment that may be heavy