• Full Time
  • Westerly, RI
  • This position has been filled

Website Darlington Fabrics

Pay Range:    $18.69  to   $23.23   per hour

Summary of primary duties and responsibilities:

Checks direction of rotation arrows on ends of beams, loads, sets, and locks empty beams to warper.  Runs warper at predetermined speed repairs broken ends, checks selvages, reed positions, removes slubs, broken filaments, etc when necessary.  Tapes out leases on full beams and marks lease location on end of beam.  Measures warps with circumference tape, wraps full beams with protective paper and secures beam.  Fills out beam ticket, records production into daily production reports.  Check tension, fills out beam set ticket and attached same to last beam of set.  Helps tie over new packages when machine is being tied over.  Follow standard safety and housekeeping practices.  Perform other duties as directed by supervision.

Work schedule/Working Conditions:         3rd Shift     –  11:00 PM to 7:00 AM  (Shift premium of $1.20)



Must be able to read, write and do simple arithmetic.  Continuous standing, bending, stretching to reed-in and to repair yarn problems in creel.  Load moderately heavy packages (up to 16 lbs.), some to positions overhead.  Moves and climbs portable ladders to reach top positions in creel.  Must tie small transfer knots, requiring finger dexterity.  Assists in moving heavy beams from warper head.  Vision should be correctable to 20/20 or better.