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Sewing Machine Operator

Location: OTTAWA, KS, United States
Job Family : Manufacturing
Job Type : Regular
Posted : Nov 19, 2020
Job ID: 18985

Job Description
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With annual sales of $12 billion in fiscal year 2017, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 61 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index.

Responsible for assigned manufacturing tasks which includes: using an industrial sewing machine to assemble filter components, equipment setup and adjustment, and making minor equipment repairs: completing quality records, machine logs and scrap reports; labeling, packing and stacking boxes averaging 21lbs. Relies on pre-established work and safety instructions to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision.

• Remove cut patterns from cart and stack on table (a stack weighs #5 - #7 aprox) • Assemble patterns and sew as required adding pockets as needed • Turn bag right side out if required and inspect for defects • Place on conveyor for wire assembly if required (produce an Avg of 14 bags an hour) • (If 5 pocket) Position wire frame and sew frame into place • Sew in stays as required, place into box, tape box when box ix full and stack on pallet. (Full box is under #15 ) • Collect all material and equipment needed to begin the process • package media according to measurements and specifications • Check Media to ensure highest quality • Maintain equipment in good condition • Keep records of quantities and time as required • Report on issues, malfunction or defective product • Lift up to #20 as required, Stand for up to 10 hours a day, Bend, sit, stand, lift, push, pull • Make sure # on job matches what you are working on

Requires repetitive use of hands in pinching and gripping motions and standing for 8 to 10 hours per shift. Previous sewing experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred, but not required. Must pass background check and drug screening before being hired.

Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident is required for most positions. (“Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/VEVRAA Federal Contractor”) If you would like more information about Equal Employment Opportunity as an applicant under the law, please go to and
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