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Hand Sewer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Design & Creative

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £12.31 per hour

  • Contact:

    Florence Davison

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Duration:

    on going

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Job Description

Hand Sewer- Peterborough

Brook Street have the pleasure of working with our well-established client based in Peterborough who are seeking a dedicated hand sewer to join their dynamic team on an ongoing temporary contract with the view to eventually go permanent. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to develop their career within a supportive and fast-paced environment.

As a Hand Sewer, you will be responsible for sewing and finishing a variety of textile products by hand. This role requires precision, working at pace, attention to detail, and a steady hand to ensure the highest quality standards are met.

Key Responsibilities:

Hand Sewing: Perform hand stitching and finishing on various textile products, ensuring precise and neat results.

Quality Control: Inspect materials and finished products for defects and ensure they meet company standards.

Pattern Following: Accurately follow patterns and sewing instructions to create high-quality products.

Repair Work: Perform repairs and alterations on textile products as needed.

Material Handling: Properly handle and care for fabrics, ensuring no damage during the sewing process.

Tool Maintenance: Maintain and care for sewing tools and equipment, ensuring they are in good working condition.

Product Knowledge: Stay informed about the different types of fabrics and materials used in production.

Time Management: Manage time effectively to meet production deadlines while maintaining quality.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

Experience: Proven experience as a hand sewer as a hobby or in a similar role.

Technical Skills: Proficiency in various hand sewing techniques.

Attention to Detail: High level of precision and attention to detail in all tasks.

Manual Dexterity: Excellent hand-eye coordination and steady hands for delicate sewing tasks.

Quality Focus: Strong commitment to producing high-quality work and maintaining standards.

Problem-Solving: Ability to identify and resolve issues efficiently and effectively.

Physical Stamina: Ability to sit and sew for extended periods.

Communication: Basic verbal and written communication skills.


£12.31 per hour
Start date: ASAP
Monday to Friday 8 hour shift rotating between the hours of 6am-9:30pm

Overtime available pay up to double time depending on shift

X2 15-minute breaks paid and 30 min unpaid lunch

Subsidised canteen- Hot food, healthy food, cold food, vegetarian options

Lockers provided

Showers and changing room

Mental health and wellbeing support with 24 hour helpline

On going temp with potential to eventually go permanent for the right candidate.

If you are a motivated and reliable individual with the required skills we would love to hear from you. Apply today for immediate consideration!

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