Embroidery levels 1-2 – Axios Charlotte

Insight:
*No experience required*

* Call anyone looking for a day job between classes if you’re a student, while your child is in school if you’re a mom, or whatever your situation is, as long as you’re a hard worker and ready to learn!!*

Rose Gold Rebel is looking for the next team member to join our close-knit tribe. Launched on Etsy in 2016, our business was named one of the top 100 Etsy shops in the world, and we opened a brick-and-mortar print shop in Plaza Midwood in 2018. Then, in 2022, we moved to our current space – a 7,000 square foot office/warehouse in the South End. RGR designs, prints, decorates and embroiders personalized clothing and gifts for every occasion. We continue to grow and our work environment is fast paced and never boring! Be ready to dive headfirst from day one with our hard-working team.

For this position, we are looking for someone to help the head of embroidery embroider jackets, blankets, bags, hats, etc. This is work that requires great attention to detail as each item is made to order, and our customers expect everything to be perfect for their special occasions and gift giving needs. You will also need to work quickly and efficiently, as we can receive between 25 and 50 embroidery orders each day and have a production lead time of 4 to 7 working days.

What you will do/Learn more about this position:
• Learn/Help with hooping/framing items to be embroidered
• Learn/Help operate machines throughout the day
• Learn/Help maintain machinery and troubleshoot problems as they arise
• Clean stitches and tear/cut interfacing, as well as fold items for packaging
• Salary is $11-$13/hr depending on experience and the schedule is flexible between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. depending on the number of hours the candidate wishes to work and the workload .
• Level 1 would be little or no experience ($11/hr), Level 1.5 would be intermediate experience with the hoop and able to operate 1 machine ($12/hr), and Level 2 would be proficient at the times for hoop and running with confidence 2-3 machines simultaneously ($13/hr)
• Benefits will include unpaid RGR leave and additional paid and unpaid leave based on production level

Terms:
• Be able to work a minimum of 15 hours per week, and overtime may be available during holidays/peak seasons
• A clean criminal record and be prepared to undergo a background check prior to employment
• No experience with embroidery machines and associated hoops/hoops is required for this position (we have 5 of the 6-needle Brother machines and use manual hoops, magnetic hoops and speed hoops)
• Must be able to quickly and accurately center a design on hoops/embroidery items

You are gifted and enjoy:
• Work with technical equipment
• Be thorough and thorough when performing tasks
• Work quickly and efficiently to meet daily production targets
• Communicate and engage in a close-knit, team-oriented environment
• Stay organized and keep a clean work area
• Problem solving and multi-tasking

It’s even more awesome if you:
• Listen to pop/rap from the 90s and 2000s
• Enjoy sipping Rose and craft beers
• I love neon signs, anything blushing and the palm leaf print
• Have a relaxed and dynamic atmosphere

Physical requirements:
• Capable of physical movement requiring the use of the legs, wrists, hands and/or fingers, including kneeling and bending
• Repetitive use of arm and wrist. Frequent and repetitive movements
• Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
• Ability to stand/walk for up to 8 hours per day
• Comfortable working around strong magnets and sharp objects like sewing scissors, needles, box cutters and other embroidery tools/machines

To apply:
Please send all CVs + cover letters to [email protected] and in the subject line write: Embroidery Levels 1-2 – “the name of your favorite song from the 90s/00s”