Flatbed Knitting Machine Technician 1st and 2nd shift


Located in Saint Petersburg, FL

Salary: $13.00

Machine Operator

Location: Saint Petersburg, FL

Salary: $13.00

Shift: M-F 1st Shift 6:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

               2nd Shift 2:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.


A busy manufacturing company in Saint Petersburg is looking for 1st and 2nd shift Machine Operator to join their team immediately.


Machine Operator Qualifications


  •  At least 1 year manufacturing experience required. Previous mechanical experience and/or machine operation preferred
  • Responsible for the daily operation and basic maintenance of the flatbed knitting
    machines; responsible for washing, drying, folding, and cutting of all knitted socks
  •  Daily operation of Flatbed Knitting Machines; set-up, troubleshoot, daily maintenance and cleaning of all flatbed knitting machines
  • Responsible for knowing/understanding all specifications to insure parts meet all quality standards
  • Responsible for washing/drying knitted socks
  •  Performs minor repairs on flatbed machines as needed
  •  Cross trained to set up all flatbed machines for all yarn types
  • Responsible for inventory of department
  • Responsible for keeping work areas clean and organized at all times
  • Responsible for completing inventory of finished goods and supplies when required
  • Mandatory participation in annual inventory as needed
  •  Other projects and duties as assigned
  •  Read, interpret, and follow safety rules and procedures 
  • Near acuity and hand/eye coordination required for proper machinery operation
  • Able to hear in a production setting; machinery, loud noises, etc.
  • Vision requirements include reading written documents and using a computer monitor screen frequently
  • The position is routinely required to sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, touch, see, and hear, and may be required to lift or move up to 35 pounds
  • The worker is subject to inside environmental conditions: Protection from weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes 

Benefits Available to Eligible Express Associates

  • Medical Plan
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Dental Plan
  • Vision/Eyewear Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Accrue Holiday and Vacation PTO
  • Direct Deposit
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Referral Bonuses


To APPLY for this opportunity OR for more information about all our jobs postings, please

  • Call our office at 727-479-0679
  • Visit our office at 4326 Park Boulevard, Suite E, Pinellas Park, FL 33781 



Express Office: Saint Petersburg
4326 Park Boulevard
Suite E
Pinellas Park, FL 33781
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