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    £25,000 - £30,000

  • Contact:

    Tori Parker

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    TRC Loom Technician/ Over Looker

  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Loom Technician/Overlooker

£25,000 - £30,000


Job Type: Permanent

2pm-10pm (early finish on Friday)


The Company

We currently have an excellent opportunity for a loom technician/overlooker, working for a long-standing and well-established textiles mill based in Leeds


The Role

As a Loom Technician/Overlooker, you will be responsible for;

  • To ensure that looms run to efficiency for the fabric style being produced.
  • Manage and maintain a share of looms and help where needed if needed on others.
  • Set up looms ready for the weaving process.
  • To ensure the general maintenance of the looms – in response to breakdowns and in line with the preventative maintenance program.
  • To maintain all safety aspects of the looms i.e. all control buttons, safety guards.
  • To monitor spare parts stock levels and report back to the weaving manager any requirement.
  • To document any repairs/adjustments carried out to looms on the work carried out/parts fitted record sheet on each loom.
  • To make routine inspections of all the loom.
  • To identify and rectify faults diagnosed at the perch/mending.
  • To ensure that a high standard of housekeeping is maintained within the weaving areas.


The Candidate

  • This company are looking for someone with a strong textiles background within overlooking, who takes pride in the quality of their work
  • Must have experience on Dornier looms


For more information about this opportunity, please contact Tori Parker at The Recruitment Crowd (TRC Group) on 0113 457 3760 and send your CV to tori@therecruitmentcrowd.com