Fabric Inspector

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  • Monday – Friday 8.00am-4.30pm
An opportunity for Fabric Inspectors has arisen in our Finishing Division. The role covers the inspection of fabric to identify and classify any faults.

Key responsibilities for this role include operating machinery to the required standard as set out in departmental documentation and procedures, to include:
  • SOPs;
  • Technical information e.g. formula work instructions
  • Training structure
  • Standard Work.
Operators are expected to comply with all HS&E and quality requirements within the department.

Tasks include taking accurate measurements and recording specific details; trimming rolls to meet customer specifications; carrying out manual handling of rolls of fabric; and maintaining a clean working environment.

Successful candidates will demonstrate flexibility in their approach to work and ability to work as part of a team. A keen eye for detail and good colour vision is required along with good powers of concentration and observation. Strong numeracy and literacy skills are required for accurate record-keeping and the ability to closely follow instructions is vital.

A Fork Truck and Pallet Truck licence would be advantageous by not essential as full training will be given.

Key employment benefits at Heathcoat include:

  • 34 days holiday per annum
  • Defined contribution pension scheme
  • Profit share scheme
  • Career progression
  • Training and skills development opportunities
  • Healthcare and dental schemes


For further information on this vacancy please contact:

Human Resources Advisor, Heathcoat Fabrics Limited, Westexe, Tiverton, EX16 5LL England