Sewing Machine Operator
Company: Oceaneering International
Posted on: November 19, 2023
Oceaneering Space Systems (OSS) develops, integrates, and applies
new and innovative technologies to meet the challenges of working
in space and other harsh environments. We are ideally positioned to
meet the growing needs of NASA and the expanding commercial and
Department of Defense (DOD) markets.
Oceaneering Aerospace and Defense Technologies (AdTech) delivers
solutions that enable humans to work safely and effectively in
harsh environments - from underwater to the outer reaches of space.
Our innovative solutions support the development and application of
practical, cost-effective systems that meet our customers'
challenges - from routine to extreme. Our experience and expertise
across multiple industries uniquely positions us as a leader in the
government, space, and maritime services markets. Our products and
services meet the rigorous demands of the complex environments in
which they operate, delivering results without compromising safety
Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and
products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop
products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an
offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the
world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a
leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals,
subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology
expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling,
aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries.
Are you passionate about solving complex problems? Join our dynamic
team as a Sewing Machine Operator and become a vital contributor to
our softgoods lab! As an integral part of our organization, you'll
play a crucial role in ensuring the flawless execution of sewing
and technical operations on all types of aerospace products. You
will have the opportunity to operate industrial or commercial
sewing machines, holding close tolerances for products that we will
send into space!
This role will give you the opportunity to immerse yourself in the
thrilling world of aerospace softgoods. Your contributions will
ensure that our products not only meet - but outperform all
standards and expectations. As a Sewing Machine Operator, you'll
find yourself at the forefront of innovation, collaborating with a
passionate team who shares your dedication to excellence. If you're
seeking to immerse yourself in an environment where your skills and
expertise will make a genuine impact, we invite you to join our
We are seeking someone with a keen eye for detail, a strong
commitment to owning their work, and providing superior quality.
You should be a person who thrives in a diverse environment and who
is comfortable communicating at all levels of the organization. To
be successful in this role, you should have a sense of genuine,
engaging curiosity, and a desire for growth and continuous
You must successfully pass a sewing test administered during the
interview process to demonstrate your capabilities.
Someone in this role would typically have a High School diploma and
one (1) year of experience.
**This role requires wearing PPE on a regular basis, and may
require overtime or non-standard work hours as needed to meet
Duties & Responsibilities
Some of your major responsibilities will include:
--- Completing machine set-ups for various types of material,
including adjusting tension.
--- Performing sewing operations on industrial or commercial sewing
machines and by hand as needed.
--- Performing cementing, cutting, and minor assembly
--- Working with chemicals (i.e. adhesives and solvents) and
Fabrics (fiberglass and ceramic).
--- Following written and verbal detailed instruction and read
--- Experience operating softgoods fabrication equipment including
sewing machines, heat sealer, rivet press, power tools and/or hand
--- Experience in an aerospace or industrial softgoods lab
environment with emphasis on softgoods design and fabrication.
--- High school diploma or equivalent.
--- One (1) + years of experience in an aerospace or industrial
--- Experience reading, understanding, and creating fabrication
drawings and sketches.
--- Experience with fabrication processes for prototyping and
flight softgoods products.
--- Experience with NASA/JSC, aerospace industry softgoods design
--- Experience creating patterns and developing mockups for
verifying form, fit and function of softgoods articles.
--- Experience packing softgoods, such as parachutes or other
Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all
positions without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex
(including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity,national
origin, veteran status,disability, genetic information, or other
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