Abraham Moon & Sons Limited
Netherfield Rd, Guiseley, Leeds LS20 9HQE
Founded by Abraham Moon in 1837, Abraham Moon & Sons is the last fully vertical woollen mill left in England.
We control the entire manufacturing process to turn raw wool fibre into fine wool cloth including dyeing, blending, carding, spinning, weaving and finishing.
We pride ourselves on a balance between modern, innovative design and traditional craft.
To work as part of a team providing an efficient service within the weaving department with the purpose of maximising weaving and other operating efficiencies.
Mainly responsible for:
Working on 6-8 Dornier machines.
Starting machines and monitoring operation to detect faults and ensuring faults are rectified in a timely manner, e.g. warp and weft faults.
Informing Manager or Tuner if major fault issue.
Checking cones on creel to ensure yarn does not run out.
Keep machines clean – blowing down and cleaning after each stoppage.
To assist the company in the high quality of woven fabrics, by ensuring that the production of second quality goods is kept to a minimum.
To assist in the maintenance of a safe working environment through the strict adherence to company health and safety rules and procedures:
Ensuring that machines are only operated in line with the manufacturer’s instructions.
Ensuring that a high standard of housekeeping is maintained, with particular emphasis and notice taken of oil grease and warp lubricant spillages.
Other duties which are deemed suitable.
Attributes and Experience
Attention to detail.
Good literacy/numeracy skills
Full capacity to recognise and distinguish between different colours.
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Abraham Moon & Sons Ltd
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