Full Job Description
Pratt Abbott is the fabric of the community! We are a dry cleaning and laundry company with 12 locations in Southern Maine. We are Maine’s largest and most eco-friendly dry cleaner, utilizing the GreenEarth® Cleaning process, which is 100% petroleum and VOC-free. Our services include wedding dress cleaning and preservation, alterations, free home delivery, self-serve laundry, dry cleaning, and wash/dry/fold services.
A family owned company that was established in 1944, Pratt Abbott is proud to be active in the community by sponsoring programs such as Coats for Kids and Camp Susan Curtis. We employ over 160 Mainers and if you have a solid work ethic and are looking for a job with competitive pay and benefits at a locally owned company, we would like to hear from you!
We have an opportunity for a shirt press operator in our Forest Ave plant. The Shirt Presser is responsible for providing exceptional garment finishing services in a timely and professional manner. No experience required, we can provide on the job training for the right candidate. This is a year-round position and an opportunity to join a team oriented company that strives to promote from within. Start and end your day early then enjoy your free afternoons and evenings!
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Professionally finish dry cleaned and laundered garments according to established finishing techniques. Training will be provided.
Knowledge of proper pressing techniques and garment care preferred but not required. Excellent attention to detail with the ability to handle client's garment with care.
Work at a fast pace, have a positive can-do attitude, and be very dependable.
Follow directions, reason and problem solve.
Follow all safety standards and training.
Must be 18 years of age or older.
High school or equivalent education level.
Good hand/eye coordination and the ability to physically manipulate the pressing equipment.
Able to work in contained environment with heated equipment.
Able to stand on your feet for your shift.
Part-time to become full-time weekday schedule. No weekends!
Forest Ave. location.
We provide competitive wages, and a benefits package to qualified employees: Medical, Dental and Vision benefits and supplemental insurance including Employee Life and Disability as well as paid Holidays, Earned Time Off, and a 401K.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $12.50 - $15.00 per hour