VF Corporation Special Sew Operator - 1st Shift in Whites Creek Hickory, Tennessee

Job Description

VF Workwear, a division of VF Imagewear Inc, is a leading supplier of workwear apparel that enhances worker productivity and comfort, and delivers industry, leading innovation. Our Nashville workwear business is a prominent manufacturer and marketer of apparel for the workplace with $1Billion in sales. Our brands (Red Kap, Horace Small, Bulwark, Timberland Pro, VF Solutions, Terra, Kodiak and Work Authority) consists of apparel that is primarily work shirts, workpants, coveralls and footwear and are worn by millions of workers across a wide range of industrial, service and government organizations around the world.

VF Workwear Purpose: We Champion and Empower Those Who Make Our World Work Better.

Our business is a division of VF Corporation headquartered in Greensboro, NC. VF Corporation is a $15 billion-plus apparel, footwear and accessories powerhouse, with a diverse, international portfolio of brands that reach consumers wherever they choose to shop. VF is home to over 20 leading apparel brands including The North Face, Timberland, Vans, Eagle Creek, Eastpak, Bulwark, JanSport, Kipling, Napapijri, Red Kap, Dickies and Reef.

VF Corporation Purpose: We Power Movements of Sustainability and Active Lifestyles for the Betterment of People and Our Planet.

Major benefits include medical, vision and dental, Life and Disability coverage.

Other benefits included: Wellness programs, Tuition reimbursement, VF product discounts, Flexible Spending Accounts and many others.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Measure, mark and sew garments according to specification.

  • Check logo placements, striping, pockets and any other additional option on garments.

  • Maintains a safe and clean work environment that shows pride in VF Workwear, and is worthy of sharing with visitors at all times.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Good attendance is a must.

  • Good attention to detail.

  • Write, read, and speak English.

  • Must be able to read and understand option codes on Ready Service Worksheets.

  • Able to sit for 8 hours and work OT when necessary.

  • Able to work as part of a team and possess good communication skills.

  • Basic math skills, will be measuring and marking garments.

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

HOURS:

1st shift: hours will be 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM, Monday thru Friday. Some daily overtime and work on Saturdays may be required, when necessary.

Organized in 1899, VF Corporation is a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, with global iconic brands, 64,000 associates and $12.4 billion in revenue. Our businesses and brands are organized into four categories called coalitions, comprising: Outdoor & Action Sports, Jeanswear, Imagewear, and Sportswear. While VF is highly diversified across brands, products, distribution channels and geographies, our One VF culture and approach to doing business provide a unique and powerful competitive advantage.

VF Diversity Vision Statement

VF is committed to creating an inclusive environment that welcomes and values the differences among all of our associates, customers, suppliers and the communities in which we live and conduct business. The continued success and growth of VF is enhanced through initiatives that promote diversity throughout VF around the world.VF is an equal employment opportunity/ affirmative action employer of minorities, females, protected veterans and the disabled. VF is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, and treating our VF associates and VF applicants without discrimination on the basis of their race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, HIV/AIDS status, or any other legally protected factor.