Industrial Sewing Machine Operator

  • TagsForHope Inc.
  • London, ON, Canada
  • Mar 29, 2023
Manufacturing/Technical/Skilled Trades

Job Description

Industrial Sewing Machine Operator

Hey there, we're TagsforHope - the pet brand that's on a mission to make the world a better place for animals! Based in London, Ontario, we're proud to create high-quality, stylish pet products that make pets look and feel awesome. We're on the path to becoming a leading pet brand worldwide, with a commitment to making a positive impact on animals everywhere.

At TagsforHope, we believe that pets are more than just furry companions - they're part of the family. That's why we're passionate about creating fashionable, high-quality pet products.

We're looking for an industrial sewing machine operator to join our team and help us create magic. No prior experience or training is required, although experience working with sewing machines is a big plus. We will teach you and train you in everything you need to know.

This is a full-time, in-person position.

Start: ASAP

Your mission: 

  • Operate single and double-needle industrial sewing machines in order to create high-quality, beautifully crafted pet collars, leashes, and harnesses
  • Operate double needle serging machines to sew and overcast the edges of fabric simultaneously and create fashionable, custom-made dog bandanas
  • Operate sergers and sewing machines in order to repair dog collars, leashes, harnesses, and bandanas during the manufacturing process
  • Perform maintenance and minor repairs on sewing and serging machines when needed
  • Complete production reports with manufacturing time registrations in order to continuously improve speed and quality control for each product and asses if the finished product meets the highest quality requirements.
  • Help with auxiliary tasks around the factory as needed such as packaging goods, counting inventory, gluing fabric, making pet ID tags, and more.


  • Daily impact on one of the greatest DTC pet fashion brands in Canada
  • Competitive pay
  • Comprehensive benefits with medical, dental & vision coverage
  • Bonuses for work well done
  • Part of a passionate and creative team
  • Many growth and learning opportunities
  • Pet-friendly office and plenty of complimentary TagsforHope™ products


No prior experience is necessary. You will learn many new skills and will work within a world-class, productive team. We typically look for the following personal qualities:

  • You are a reliable and a great team player
  • You are humble and love learning
  • You possess an exceptional eye for detail
  • Every task you undertake is executed with the utmost craftsmanship and a dedication to excellence
  • You thrive working in a fast-moving startup environment
  • You love animals and making a difference
  • You love making stuff with your hands

Nice to haves: 

  • Prior experience using sewing machines

About TagsforHope:

We're a pet fashion brand on a mission to make the world a better place for animals. Started by two brothers in 2014, we're proud to say that we've served almost a million customers worldwide. We create fashionable, durable, and fully-featured pet products right here in Canada. Plus, we've built a pretty awesome community of pet lovers along the way. We're leading the way in the pet fashion industry and we're just getting started. Join us on our mission to create a brighter future for all animals!

EEO Statement

TagsforHope is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to bringing together humans from different backgrounds and perspectives, providing employees with a safe and welcoming work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We strive to create a diverse & inclusive environment where everyone can thrive, feel a sense of belonging, and do impactful work together.

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