The Ability Matters Group (AMG) is a market leading international healthcare products and services provider, operating primarily in areas that enhance mobility and accessibility including orthotics, prosthetics and wheelchairs. We have a number of sites across the UK and Ireland, as well as operations in France, the Netherlands and Sweden.
We take pride in providing patients with an industry leading service to enhance their ability so we are looking for positive and dynamic people to join us and deliver on this commitment.
We are a growing company and have an excellent record of people progressing within the organisation and therefore welcome applications from ambitious individuals who are looking to further their career.
Due to continued growth and recent acquisitions of new businesses, we are now looking to recruit a Seamstress/Seamster in our team in Middlesbrough, Greencare Mobility are a leading supplier to the NHS for manual and Powered Wheelchairs and accessories.
This is a key role which manufactures custom-made Seating covers and products to comply with ISO Standards.
Key Responsibilities & Tasks:
To comply with required health and safety standards as outlined by local site policy
To ensure that the department is kept up to the acceptable standards of housekeeping
To prepare and upholster custom seating and accessories as required by a clinical specification
To work to the required standard lead times against the works order.
To deliver right first time Seating covers and accessories
Prepare and maintain production and inspection records, signing off all jobs once completed within your specified manufacturing process
To play an active role in any improvement projects within your department
Inform Team Leader of any production/delivery discrepancies
Skills & Qualifications:
The position requires the job holder to possess:-
Positive and proactive ’can-do’ attitude
Excellent hand and eye co-ordination
Able to build and develop effective relationships, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Able to prioritise, plan and organise efficiently
Self-motivated and uses initiative
Attitude of continuous improvement
Confident using sewing machines/ template making
Strong hand/eye coordination and excellent attention to details
Ability to follow instructions and work on your own initiative
Be able to work to deadlines
You must be organised, proactive and efficient
You must be flexible in your work approach
To apply, please email your CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org