WE'RE HIRING: JUNIOR MACHINIST

Trakke is an independent Scottish brand based in Glasgow.

Since 2010, our team has been committed to crafting award-winning waxed canvas bags & accessories for travel & adventure.

With a commitment to British manufacturing, sustainability, performance and style, our bags are guaranteed for life thanks to the craftsmanship and dedication of our team.

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are looking for an enthusiastic and talented junior sewing machinist to join us full time in our Glasgow-based studio. 

As a junior sewing machinist you will work on the production line under the supervision of the production manager.

You will be working in a fast-paced environment with a highly skilled team who share a passion for creating products with longevity, quality and functionality at their core.

You must have prior sewing experience, and a well rounded set of sewing skills. This position will provide experience in a highly skilled and versatile team, providing insights into all aspects of the production process.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate who is interested in UK manufacturing and in-house production.

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Working within the sewing team on batch production.
  • Following production techniques and methods as instructed by the production manager. 
  • Operating industrial machines (eg. Heavy duty lockstitch, bar-tack & walking foot machines).
  • Working to deadlines and quotas.
  • Preparing trimmings & hardware for manufacturing.
  • Organising and maintaining an efficient work space.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER

Job Type: Full-time.

Hourly Rate: £11.45

Expected Hours: 36 per week

  • Full-time position in a fast paced and detail oriented workshop environment.
  • Training and guidance from highly skilled craftspeople.
  • 4 Day Working Week: Monday - Thursday 8am-6pm
  • Generous staff discount.
  • Working for an ethical and sustainable company that puts people and the planet first. 
  • A great location in the heart of the West End of Glasgow.
  • Regular social events.

Application Deadline: Sunday 13th July 2024.

Please send your CV and a cover letter to katy@trakke.co.uk with the subject line ‘JSM Application: [Your Name]’.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Application Deadline: Sunday 13th July 2024.