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Sewing Machinist

Position Title:

Sewing Machinist

Overall Purpose of the Role:

Join our sewing team of 40 industrial sewing machinists in a production environment of 100+ people. We make fantastic custom clothing like Tshirts, hoodies, dresses, silk scarves, caps, trunks, leggings and soft furnishings too on demand. Join our amazing team of fun and creative people.

Principle Accountability & Responsibilities:

  • Operating sewing machines and related devices in production environment
  • Manufacturing garments like shorts, hoodies, dresses etc., soft furnishings, bags, shoes, leather goods, other furnishings including upholstery and accessories.
  • Ability to perform simple stitching and fine detail work
  • Matching pattern instructions with finished work
  • Able to work on cover stitch machine and binding machine
  • Keeping area and workstation tidy

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines while managing pressure situations
  • Communicate effectively with internal team members

Years of Experience Required:

  • Factory sewing experience of minimum 4 years

Job Type:

Full-time, Permanent


From £9.50 per hour

Job Location:

London, UK

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About us

Contrado started in 2002 from the kitchen of our founders Chris and Fran. Since then, we’ve grown rapidly and have proven to be established leaders in design and print manufacturing. 
Contrado means ‘make and deliver together’ and we’ve proudly built a strong community of creatives who are driven by this value.

Our platform enables creatives to sell art and build their brands while giving like-minded consumers the chance to find unique, designer products made to last. 
We print original designs on a range of premium quality products from homeware to fashion and each piece is sustainably handmade to order inside our one-stop production house within 24 hours.

We’ve grown from a few people to 160 and we now operate in 14 countries but we still believe in the same values as day one.

Inclusivity, Diversity & Fairness Statement 
We are a united and mixed bunch here at Contrado. We find and nurture talents in so many people for the benefit of all of us. In addition, we work hard to create a representative, inclusive and friendly team. We share different experiences, varying perspectives and backgrounds, and combine them to make for better lives and workplace. A positive approach to fairness, creates a better experience for our customers too, because we are a reflection of each one of them, and they like us more for it. We are fair and even in all areas such as gender, race, disability, colour, religion or belief, national / regional origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or parental status.

How to apply

This is a key position and we’re curious to know why you think you’d be a good fit. 
Please apply with your CV and a link to your portfolio, along with a cover note.
We understand the time and effort that goes into applying for a job you love so we’ll always get back to you on your application status.
Thanks and good luck!

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