The Seamstress/Tailor position's primary responsibility is to fulfill our mission statement, "to create the most enjoyable shopping experience possible for our Guests." The Seamstress/Tailor performs a variety of operational tasks to support the execution of alterations in the store, including the hemming of jeans and pants.Sales Generation and Guest Service
Perform quality alterations on merchandise at store location.Operations
Ability to work a flexible schedule, which may include mornings, evenings, and weekends, and the day of/day after Thanksgiving and Christmas, based upon store and business needs.
Use Buckle provided sewing machine and supplies to perform alterations.
Pin altering folds or mark on cloth at seam to indicate alterations in progress.
Uphold specific productivity guidelines, generally four jean alterations per hour.
Maintain a clean, organized, and stocked work area and inform a Leader when additional supplies are needed.Competencies
- Job Knowledge
- Customer Service
Prior sewing and fitting experience.
Prior alteration experience.
Knowledge of how to operate sewing machines, ripper or razor blade, hand iron or steamer, and other Buckle provided equipment for alteration purposes.Teammate Classifications
Full-time Teammates are those regularly scheduled to work 35 or more hours per week and are actively engaged in the business for a minimum of five (5) days per week on a regularly scheduled basis. Full-time Teammates may be eligible to participate in Buckle's full-time benefit programs. Many of the programs have a waiting period before the benefits become active.
Part-time Teammates are those who work less than 35 hours per week or are actively engaged in the business for less than five (5) days per week on a regularly scheduled basis. Part-time or Seasonal Teammates may experience fluctuations in scheduling based upon business needs, performance, seasons, and availability.Equal Employment Opportunity
Buckle is committed to hiring and developing the most qualified Teammates from the available workforce in the communities we serve.
Equal employment opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at Buckle, where employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination and retaliation because of veteran status, uniformed service member status, race, color, national origin or ancestry, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), age, physical or mental disability, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), or any other protected characteristic as established by applicable local, state or federal law. Teammates should refer to their State Law Supplement for applicable local or state law.To view full job description click hereBuckle is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to promoting a diverse workforce.