Industrial Sewing Associate
Job Details
Experienced
Via Seating - Sparks, NV
Full Time
Not Specified
$18.00 - $21.00 Hourly
None
Day
Manufacturing
Descriptions

Via Seating is hiring for an Industrial Sewing Associate to join our team in Sparks, NV!!

Our industrial sewing associates operate and tend sewing machines in order to perform sewing operations on upholstery for office chairs. This includes joining, reinforcing and decorating upholstery in order to craft our various models of chairs. Our industrial sewing associates mount attachments such as needles and pattern blades as well as adjust the sewing machines according to the specifications provided to them for the project at hand.  Our industrial sewing machine operators also adjust machine controls and regulate stitching speeds for every project that they work on.

All Positions are Day Shifts from 5:00am - 3:30pm Monday - Thursday. 

Rate of Pay Starts at $18.00/hour, possibly more DOE!

At Via Seating, we are builders, kitters, sewers, developers and engineers – inspired by the chair. We believe great things should happen in that chair. In America, the average person is sitting a total of 13 hours a day. That’s 4,745 hours a year. That’s a lot of hours.  A lot of hours that should be filled by great things. Great things needing a great chair.  With this in mind, our teams research, brainstorm and develop. We build, test and improve. Together, we drive our thoughts, our creativity and our hearts into making a quality, lasting, durable and captivating, great chair.  In fact, we’re so invested in it, we’ve been doing it for over thirty years.  It’s no wonder our passion for seating is so contagious.

Via offers a very generous benefits package including:

  • Comprehensive Package effective 1st of the month following hire date including
    • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits – Via pays premiums completely for the employee and provides a generous stipend helping to cover cost of spouse and/or dependents.
    • Short-Term Disability paid for all employees Via
    • Voluntary Life/ADD
    • Voluntary Long-Term Disability
    • Voluntary Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and/or Dependent Care
    • Voluntary Identity and Legal Protections
  • 10 Paid Holidays per year starting immediately upon hire
  • 15 Days of Paid Time Off annually after 90 days; increases after every five year increment
  • Sign On Bonus of up to $1,000 for new hires (eligibility requirements applicable)
  • Referral Bonuses of up to $1,000 per hired employee (eligibility requirements applicable)
  • 401K Participation with up to a 4% company match after 90 days
  • Prescription Safety Glasses Paid for by Via After 90 days 
  • Quarterly Bonuses based on Team Goals
  • Anniversary Bonuses
  • Bi-Annual Company Celebrations
  • Contests and Cash Giveaways throughout the year
    • Safety Bingo with prizes ranging from $50 - $300

Discover our love for great seating.  Join us in making great things happen in a chair!

Qualifications

Desired Education and Skills:

  • A high school diploma/degree or GED is preferred
  • Industrial Sewing experience is highly preferred

      Physical Demands:

  • Vision, hearing and speaking to meet performance standard
  • Required to sit for long periods of time
  • The ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position.
  • The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions.
  • The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects.
  • The ability to time your movements or the movement of a piece of equipment in anticipation of changes in the speed and/or direction of a moving object or scene.
  • The ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects.
  • The ability to safely lift and carry up to 15 pounds on an occasional basis

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled. Via Seating is a drug and alcohol free workplace. Veterans are strongly encourage to apply.

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