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
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.