Sewer Machine Operator
Mustang Survival
Burnaby, BC

Mustang Survival has been Saving Lives since 1967 and our mission is to deliver the ultimate user experience on the water through our inspired technical solutions. Mustang Survival is the Brand of choice delivering unprecedented engineered technologies combined with creative design to create apparel solutions that protect elite rescue workers, coast guard, Navy SEALs, fishermen, sailors, kayakers, and even NASA astronauts. If you want a career that is challenging, energizing, and rewarding, come join us to push the boundaries of technology and design to our waterlife Performance Brand.

We are looking for experienced sewers who have experience working with technical garments. What we offer: At Mustang Survival, experienced sewers can earn competitive wages and have access to extended health and dental benefits. We have a fantastic work environment in our state-of-the-art production facility, great team atmosphere and regular team activities like ping pong tournaments for our staff.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Operate an industrial sewing machine (Single Needle, Serging, Binding, and/or Flat-Lock) or other machinery (Programmable or Bartack) to assemble garments according to the appropriate methods and techniques for each product.
  • Ensure proper operation of the sewing machine by cleaning, refilling oil, changing needles, detecting bobbin-winding problems, and testing the machine.
  • Perform hand sewing or machine sewing on repairs as required.
  • Ensure quality requirements are met based on instructions/specification/ training
  • Support all sewing relative operations, and when required cross-training for other operations to support production/module performance
  • Maintain a clean and safe immediate workspace. Follows all Safety Regulations and reports all hazards, injuries and accidents to the supervisor immediately.


  • Grade 10 education or equivalent
  • 1-2 years’ experience in an industrial sewing experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Willingness to learn

This is a permanent role and compensation is commensurate with experience.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent