Sage Automotive Interiors - Warping Operator

Post-Hire Training

Recruitment #11-499-08


In Cooperation with  
Piedmont Technical College 
is assisting with the recruitment and training for

The fundamental idea behind Sage has never changed: We design and manufacture innovative interiors that complete the automotive experience. Sage Automotive Interiors is a company of lifelong learners motivated by meaningful work. At a global company focusing for sustainability, there is always work to do, space to learn and opportunity to mobilize your career in any direction.

Potential employment opportunities exist for our Sharon facility in Abbeville:

Warping Operator

Starting Wage Range: $18.80-$22.63

Job Summary: This position is responsible for wrapping yarn around section beams, repairing breaksets which occur during running time. As well they must keep machines patrolled while beam is running. Each associate is responsible for their own safety. 

Machines, tool, and equipment used: Warpers, Creels, Stools, Ladders, Benches, Screw Drivers, Allen Wrenches, Adjustable Wrench, Section Beams

Materials Used: Knot Locks, Scissors, Pen, Reed hook, Pouches, Aprons, Tape, Paper, Run Out Markers, Section Beam Tickets, Specification Sheets, Set Orders, Stainless Steel Combs, Plastic combs, Tape Measure, Sharpies

Job Requirements: Must be able to read and write, do basic math and be able to use a calculator. Must be able to stand long hours and run standard length section beams according to specifications of the customers.

Education Requirements: 
Basic Written and Oral Communication Skills - Required
Other Requirements: Must submit to and pass a drug screen and physical. Must comply with all company rules, including, but not limited to: safety absolutes, attendance, certain moving transport certifications, and other job specifications.

Physical Requirements:
Sitting: 4%
Moving: 90%
Climbing: 20%
Lifting: 5%
Pushing/Pulling: 15% - Section beam trucks, (50lbs. initial force/ 10lbs. sustaining)
Reaching: 20%
Visual Acuity: Must binocularly have 20/40 near vision, 20/40 far vision, and less than 30% periphery.
Hearing Acuity: Must submit to yearly hearing exam and be able to hear emergency alarms, and person to person communication.
BendingStooping: 50%
Safety Equipment: Safety Glasses, Safety Shoes

This form reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the essential function of the job identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all of the work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

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