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Production Associate

United States, New York, New YorkF Schumacher & Co.

Job description

F. Schumacher & Co. is a fast-growing and innovative interior design company. We are a technological leader on the design frontier, constantly pushing boundaries and striving for excellence. We are driven by a shared belief that design transforms life. It challenges convention. It brings a unique point of view into the world. It sets trends. And it leaves a mark. F. Schumacher & Co., also known as FSCO, is the parent company to many brands within our portfolio. This role is part of Schumacher North America, which is the largest division of the company.


Schumacher designs and produces some of the most beautiful fabrics, wallcoverings, trims, furniture, and accessories in the world. Our portfolio of products is broad, but they are united by a passion for design, a thirst for what is next, an appreciation for what’s come before, a drive to make our products with enormous care and attention for detail. Schumacher has myriad showrooms in the United States and nationally, as well as a best-in-class website.


As production associate you will:

You will:

· Break down finished jumbo rolls into client-ready bolts at the increment specified by the finishing order

· Organize finished rolls neatly by PO and category when finishing is in progress

· Ensure the correct yardage for each order has been cut, filed, and correctly labeled in preparation for shipment

· Proactively communicate if/when an order is incomplete or missing yardage

· Master settings and QC requirements for each roll size and order category

· Track daily finishing targets and proactively communicate regarding deadlines, QC issues and other flags

· Serve as point of contact for mechanical or tech issues with finishing equipment

· Track inventory related to finishing, submit replenishment numbers for ordering on a weekly basis

· Achieve proficiency across all other dept. functions and sub in as needed

Job requirements

You Have or Are:


· Able to respond quickly to shifting order priorities and stay focused while working on multiple projects at once

· Thrive in target driven environment and willing to do what it takes to meet deadlines

· Detail oriented, with ability to read closely and follow directions

· A great communicator and active contributor to larger team goals and processes

· Enjoys the small team environment, high energy and scrappy

· Resourceful, a creative problem solver

· Willing to pick up additional shifts as needed (overtime pay)

· Highly organized, ability to keep your workstation clean and tidy

· Able to handle product with care

· Able to utilize ladders and other small equipment

· Able to lift 60 lbs., bend, squat, kneel, reach overhead, push and pull heavy boxes and containers, stand for long periods of time; this is a largely active role

· Experience with FOTOBA or other finishing equipment a plus

· Experience working with ERP systems and order fulfillment a plus


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