General Production Operative/Warp Tier

Location UK / Armagh

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 7 days ago

Reference 1359848

 Job Description

R.A. Irwin requires a Warp Tier to work as part of a weaving team at its Milltown Road plant.

General Production Operative/Warp Tier  

Ref. WT18

Reporting to the Weaving Manager, the job of Warping Tier entails:

  • Collecting new warp from warping department and positioning at correct loom.
  • Knotting new warp to tail of previous warp, ensuring that there are no crossed ends and all knots are successfully tied.
  • Guiding knots through the loom and leaving ready for the weaver to start up, ensuring that any knots which have come undone are correctly retied.
  • Carrying out loom cleaning duties as directed by Management.
  • Complying with Health & Safety policy.
  • Undergoing any training needed to fulfil organisational requirements. This may include other jobs such as weaving and quality control etc.
  • Flexibility, as a 2 shift pattern is required: 08.00am – 4.00pm / 4.00pm – 12.00am alternating weeks.

The successful applicant must be numerate and literate.

Previous operational experience of industrial warping will be a distinct advantage, although training will be given.

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The closing date for applications is Monday 24th September 2018.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcome applicants from all sections of the community. Selection will be made on the basis of merit.