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Lead Technician in Burlington, NC at Headway Workforce Solutions

Date Posted: 7/4/2018

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Job Description

On behalf of CT Nassau, Headway Workforce Solutions is seeking a Lead Technician for a full time opportunity in Burlington, NC. As a Lead Technician you will operate and maintain weaving machines to ensure an efficient production level.

Born in the tradition of old world craftsmanship and steeped in progressive leadership and excellent customer service, CT Nassau is a leader in the home furnishing textiles market.


As a Lead Technician, you will:
  • Load and tie-in creel.
  • Place order in computer making necessary changes for order such as beam number and tension
  • Replace and redraw reeds when order calls for it.
  • Maintain appropriate speed per type yarn running.
  • Watch difference in circumference regarding masher section or LDR at all times.
  • Watch for tight ends, loose yam, missing filaments, slubs while machine is running.
  • Lease out or tape off each section. Be sure orders have proper yardage per set according to weight of yarn. Report any section that has to be removed to other shift so adjustment can be made accordingly.
  • Load empty beams on machine. Operate machine at production levels at all times.
  • Correct errors when transferring from drum to beam.
  • Replace press rollers and adapters, make adjustments when needed.
  • Doff beam after transferring from drum. Unload full beams from machine and place in proper rack or floor area.
  • Label each beam with correct print out and type yarn and lease information.
  • Reset each bean with correct print out and type yarn and lease information.
  • Reset end count when necessary and reboot machine in case of power failure.
  • Report any malfunctions or damages machine may incur.
  • Clean up area around creel and machine after every shift. Blow down machine when necessary. Run back-winder in case of machine breakdown or no orders.
  • All duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Physical Requirements:
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time
  • Mandatory to wear earplugs during shift

Additional Information:
  • Shift: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm OR 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Reports to Shift Supervisor

Apply today to be considered for the Lead Technician position with CT Nassau and Headway!

Headway provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Headway complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.