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Job Title:                     Sewing Machinist – Full Time

Hours:                          40 hours per week – Monday to Friday– 07:00 – 15:00

Salary:                         Starting From £7.00 per hour

Start Date:                 Immediate Start

Closing Date:             30th September 2015

Company Background:

Fendequip mooring products  is the World’s No. 1 manufacturer of fenderCovers and other mooring related products with outstanding reputation with Marine Distributors, Boatbuilders, Superyacht and Leisure markets.

Our ‘Fendequip’ brand is the leading name in mooring products and aftersales accessories across the world.


Experienced sewing machinist required for the manufacture of various boat mooring accessories. The successful candidate will have experience of using a sewing machine and overlocker and able to produce a high volume of finished products. The ability to take measurements in imperial and metric is necessary as you will be required to work from job specific measurements and instructions.

As a sewing machinist/overlocker it will be your job to machine stitch fabric products together from cut pieces into finished products. Working in a small team, you will also often be required to cut fabric pieces from pattern templates, overlock, sew and finish an item and retail pack them.

You will receive full training on the cutting and production of the full product range. Most importantly, you will be willing to learn, to concentrate for long periods and keen to carry out work other than sewing (i.e. cutting/packing)

Essential Skills

  • Basic sewing machine/overlocker skills
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately to a high standard, paying attention to detail
  • Willingness to work flexibly
  • A good communicator
  • Organised, self-motivated with a ‘can do’ attitude

Preferable Skills:             

  • Experience working with industrial sewing machines and overlockers
  • Basic IT skills

Additional Information:

Full training will be given on start to finish production on each product
Full training on all machines and processes used, cutting to finishing

Full training on internal ICT systems

For more details about this position, please contact Paul Chown – 01963 33322
To apply for this job please send a CV and covering letter to

Further Information

We are often looking for skilled people with sewing and overlocking  manufacturing experience.

If you don’t see a suitable job vacancy listed but feel your skills and experience would benefit our business please email a copy of your CV to or complete an application form