Knitter Operator I - 3rd shift

Operations West Chicago, Illinois


Areas of Responsibility:

 Start up:

  • Repair simple defects in product.
  • Verify product is in spec.


  • Package product in accordance with packaging instructions.
  • Store finished product per instructions.
  • Label products with lot number, serial, product type, or description.
  • Run knitting or other machinery in an efficient and safe manner.
  • Report production through the data collection system.
  • Report accurate time entries in the data collection system.


  • Hazard material communication.
  • Accident reporting procedure.
  • Water hazards.
  • Hair nets required.
  • E-stops identification/awareness.
  • Maintain orderly production area.   


This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned as required.

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