Alsco Inc Garment Assembler in Houston, Texas

Description Classification: Non-Exempt

Revised: 05/14/2014

Job Summary: The Garment Assembler prepares all clean garments for route delivery by identifying, inspecting, sorting, bundling and loading them according to route and customer. This position is sometimes referred to as Garment Tie Out or 10 Sort Feeder. Performs other tasks as required.

Essential Functions:

  • Retrieve finished, clean garments from rail storage system or steam tunnel rail.

  • Inspect for quality and re-route garments for mending if needed.

  • Read garment labels, sort garments and place onto stationary sort rails according to route, customer and individual user. Follow written packing instructions.

  • Work at a rate to keep up with the flow of garments and delivery date requirements.

  • Transfer garments to final assembly rails or carts/bins for loading into delivery vehicles or to designated areas.

  • Identify and notify supervision of shortages or routing problems.

  • Hand fold or wrap other garments and load according to written packing instructions.

  • Continuously meet efficiency and safety standards for the position.

  • Follow instructions as directed by supervision.

  • Keep work area neat and clean.

  • Perform other tasks as required.

Additional Functions:

  • Perform other production tasks as needed.

Requirements Qualifications:

  • Recognize colors and sizes, count and load accurately.

  • Recognize, inspect and grade product.Pay attention to detail and maintain quality standards.

  • Comprehend labels and follow written packing instructions.

  • Comprehend and follow written and verbal direction.

Typical Physical Activity:

  • Physical Demands consist of standing, walking rapidly, seeing, hearing, reaching overhead, pushing, pulling, grasping, twisting, lifting up to 30 lbs. and stooping.

  • Physical Requirements consist of being able to meet the physical demands for the entire shift.

Typical Environmental Conditions:

  • Production areas of a typical industrial laundry facility, which includes working with and around large machinery, variations in temperature, odors, humidity, lint and dust.

Travel Requirements:

  • None. Education:

  • None.

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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  • The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.

Requisition Number: 16-2473

Post Date: 10/11/2016

Posting Expiration Date: 10/21/2016

Title: Garment Assembler

City: Houston

State: TX

Address: 2116 McGowen Street