Job ID : 03
Function : Manufacturing
Location : Eden, North Carolina
Country : United States
Posted : Dec-27-2019
Type of job : Full time

Gildan is a leading manufacturer of everyday basic apparel which markets its products in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America, under a diversified portfolio of Company-owned brands, including Gildan®, American Apparel®, Comfort Colors®, Gildan® Hammer™, Prim + Preux®, Gold Toe®, Anvil® by Gildan®, Alstyle®, Secret®, Silks®, Kushyfoot®, Secret Silky®, Therapy Plus™, Peds® and MediPeds®, and under the Under Armour® brand through a sock licensing agreement providing exclusive distribution rights in the United States and Canada. Our product offering includes activewear, underwear, socks, hosiery and legwear products sold to a broad range of customers, including wholesale distributors, screenprinters or embellishers, as well as to retailers that sell to consumers through their physical stores and/or e-commerce platforms. In addition, we sell directly to consumers through our own direct-to-consumer platforms.

Gildan owns and operates vertically-integrated, large-scale manufacturing facilities which are primarily located in Central America, the Caribbean Basin, North America, and Bangladesh. With over 50,000 employees worldwide Gildan operates with a strong commitment to industry-leading labor and environmental practices throughout its supply chain in accordance with its comprehensive Genuine Responsibility™ program embedded in the Company's long-term business strategy

More information about the Company and its corporate citizenship practices and initiatives can be found at www.gildancorp.com and www.genuineresponsibility.com, respectively.

 

Primary Job Function:  Maintain high quality, efficiency, housekeeping and safety involving all Rieter Opening and Carding equipment.


  • Perform all maintenance procedures including blow down for above stated equipment according to Gildan’s PM schedule.

  • It is understood that the technician will act and work professionally with other associates to ensure good morale and optimum running conditions.

  • Keep personal company toolbox in a neat and orderly fashion.

  • Observe all prescribed Lockout/tag out procedures.

ADDITIONAL SAFETY DUTIES:

  • Report accidents to supervisor immediately.

  • Wear hearing protection in required areas.

  • Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) as required for specific work tasks.

  • Perform miscellaneous work tasks as directed by supervisor.

  • Follow safe work practices, policies, and procedures.

  • Report unsafe work conditions.

  • Wear dust mask and safety goggles when using compressed air or when exposed to dusty conditions.


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