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Ahead LLC Trimmer/Hot Gun - 2nd Shift in New Bedford, Massachusetts

We are looking for a 2nd shift Associate for the Trim Department. Trimmer/Hot Gun operator is responsible for cleaning the inside of the product with the use of an electrical heat gun to burn off the excess threads. This position is also responsible for workflow organization of products, ensuring quality and on-time delivery. Jobs must be scanned and entered into the program, and other trim duties as assigned.

Hours: Monday - Friday. 3:30 pm - 12 am, OT required during peak season.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Meet daily production requirements

  • Sort rejects

  • Trim garments and headwear as needed

  • Steam garments as needed

  • Additional duties as assigned.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred

  • Manufacturing experience


  • Ability to follow directions

  • Understand quality requirements

  • Ability to solve problems.

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • None

Physical Demands

  • Ability to stand or sit for extended periods of time

  • Repetitive use of hands, fingers and arms to handle, touch, pinch or grasp

  • Ability to walk about the facility.

  • Ability to climb, bend, reach, kneel and crouch

  • Ability to lift up to 40- 50 pounds

Vision Requirements

  • Close and distance vision

  • Color vision

Work Environment

  • Exposure to the moderate noise level

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

Ahead, LLC is a socially responsible company and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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