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      Seamstress/Seamster

      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: recruitment@abilitymattersgroup.com

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