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Machine Operator

Machine Operator

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Are you a quick learner and have a strong attention to detail? Are you focused, motivated, and have basic computer knowledge? If so, we currently have an exciting opportunity for an Embroidery Machine Operator to work either Monday – Friday 3:00PM-11:30PM full time on Second Shift in our Embellishments department in Houston, Texas. In this role, which is perfect for Embroidery hobbyists who enjoy working with fabrics, you will be responsible for operating an industrial embroidery machine and perform all responsibilities that coincide with embroidering a garment. Check out our Career Video to learn more about this job! https://vimeo.com/125156429


  • Competitive Hourly Rate – starting rate at $15.00/hour depending on experience, with extra $2.00/hour for second shift differential
  • Opportunity to grow within the department
  • Ability to prove a track record of consistent production and performance that leads to further advancement within the company
  • Eligible to participate in monthly company performance bonus
  • Comprehensive benefits package including Medical and Dental insurance, 401k with company match, Paid-Time Off, Holidays, STD/LTD,
  • Spending allowance of Tyndale-branded garments


  • Organize daily work-flow to maximize embroidery production efficiency
  • Place hoops on Garments;
  • Determine what logo is supposed to be embroidered on garment by viewing the pick ticket;
  • Scan pick ticket to track and load garment and embroidery specifications
  • Input logo into embroidery machine using our customized software system;
  • Trace logo design on garment;
  • Verify that alignment of hoop is correctly placed on garment;
  • Pay close attention to machine to ensure that it is functioning properly;
  • Look at finished embroidered garment (while still hooped) to verify quality;
  • Work with embellishments supervisor to resolve any issues arising with machines;
  • Perform regular daily maintenance on embroidery machine
  • Communicate with team members;
  • Trim backing from garments during long embroidery runs
  • Maintain supply stock of threads and backing materials at machine station


  • High School Diploma or equivalent;
  • Possess basic computer knowledge;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Ability to focus and remain attentive;
  • Possess knowledge of fabrics and their characteristics is preferred, but not required;
  • Embroidery Machine operating experience preferred, but not required;
  • Knowledge of Custom Software System and Microsoft Excel a plus
  • Capable of lifting up to 20lbs without assistance;