Knitting Technician

Job Locations US-SC-Spartanburg
Regular Full-Time
2nd Shift


The primary purpose of the Knitting Technician position is to keep knit equipment functional and perform preventative maintenance functions.


  • Performs daily mechanical upkeep, troubleshooting, repairs and quality functions inclusive of lubrication cycles and quality assurance.
  • Performs re-needling of circular knit equipment and maintaining task files for maintenance of equipment.
  • Determines and changes fabric weights and maintains knowledge of this work.
  • Performs cam arrangements on knit equipment.
  • Operates machines for production purposes, if needed.
  • Others may be assigned. 


Must understand knit terminology and have knowledge of single jersey machines and all aspects of the mechanics of such.


High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to operate, activate, inspect, and detect.  The employee frequently is required to move and ascend/descend to retrieve and determine maintenance issues.  The employee is occasionally required to position self to, stoop, and traverse.  The employee must occasionally transport and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


Must be able to utilize magnifying glass to count courses of yarn.  Must be able to work with small parts and minute settings.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed