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Job Opportunities at Fox Brothers and Co Ltd

 

Role: Weaver (Weaving Technician)

Location: Wellington, Somerset Hours of work: 39 hours (minimum)

JOB DESCRIPTION We are looking for a skilled weaver to join our team. Successful candidates will support the production of high quality woollen and worsted cloth woven on Picnol, Sulzer and Smit looms.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES • Ensuring looms are weaving quality cloth and running at optimum efficiency • Achieving production targets • Following Standard Operating Prodecures (SOPs) and supporting the creation of SOPs when required • Implementing corrective and preventative actions to eliminate defects in fabric, using Lean tools and techniques • Demonstrating a good understanding of production operations including digital loom technology • Supplying supervisor with a note of faults, repairs and useful feedback • Good communication skills. Supporting and liaising with the team throughout the mill • Protecting own work environment, yourself and your colleagues by taking care of your equipment, ensuring your work station is maintained to the highest standard.

This is the perfect role for someone who is good with their hands, who will enjoy working as part of the skilled team. Diligence and good time keeping are essential.

Previous experience within a similar role within the textile industry in a manufacturing environment essential.

Role: Warper (Textile Operative)

Location: Wellington, Somerset Hours of work: 39 hours

JOB DESCRIPTION We are looking for a skilled warper to join our team. Successful candidates will be responsible for the production of high quality woollen and worsted warps ranging from 35 mtrs to 1,500 mtrs. Warps are made on Hattersley sectional warpers.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES • Setting up the Hattersley sectional warper to each job • Producing warps to the correct specification • Safe running of machinery

This is the perfect role for someone who is good with their hands, who will enjoy working as part of the skilled team. Good time keeping and diligence are essential.

Training will be available, warping and knotting experience preferable.

Role: Production Personnel

Location: Wellington, Somerset

Additionally, would you like to be involved in producing the world’s finest flannel? We are looking for production personnel, keen to learn new skills and join our hard working team. Training provided.

Contact by either in writing/email:

Production Manager Fox Brothers & Co. Ltd Tonedale Mill Wellington TA21 0BA

Email - info@foxflannel.com
Tel: 01823 662271

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