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Manufacturing

Sewing Machinist

Location:
Leicester
Hours Per Week:
38.5
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Job Description
 

Here at Dunelm, we don't just sell great value furnishings, we make them too! We are proud to the one the few UK companies with an inhouse world class manufacturing operation based in Birstall, Leicester.

We produce beautiful bespoke items for our customers, finished to a very high standard. Every product we create, whether it is our made-to-measure curtains and blinds, or stunning cushions and tie backs, are all tailored around the needs of our individual customers.

You will gain an understanding into how each product is created from start to finish and become familiar with the product life-cycle. You will develop skills and ability to manage workload through our automated systems, problem solve and become a confident and skillful colleague.

We are looking for individuals who have/are:

  • A positive attitude and a willingness to learn
  • Working productively in a team environment
  • Passionate about our customers and the products we create
  • A good eye for detail as all our bespoke items are all unique
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment as you will be measured on hourly, daily and weekly production targets
  • Knowledge and previous experience from the textiles/hosiery industry would be advantageous but not essential as full training will be provided
As part of the Dunelm Family, you will enjoy plenty of benefits too:
 
  • Competitive Salary
  • 6-week training course and ongoing coaching
  • Genuine career opportunities 
  • Permanent contract
  • Enrolled into the Peoples Pension 
  • Sharesave options 
  • 28 days holiday
  • 15% discount on all Dunelm products, In-store and online