Sewing Machine Operator – Apparel

Reading, PA 19604

Want to be a part of the brand that is the Choice of Champions? Join our Elite team and take your career to the next level and join Elite Sportswear, the world leader in gymnastics apparel manufacturing! For over 35 years, we have been committed to creating high quality garments and hiring high quality employees. If you are looking for an exciting employment opportunity with a growing, team-oriented company, you’ve come to the right place.

Join Elite Sportswear and help create the products worn by the US National Team, International Olympians, and World Champions. We are currently hiring for Apparel Sewers at our Reading, PA Headquarters.

Position Overview:

The Apparel Sewer will operate a sewing machine to construct garments. This job is performed in a safe, clean, climate controlled, air conditioned manufacturing environment.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Operate a sewing machine
  • Checks special order paperwork versus garment, embellishment, or stock piece-rate tickets for sewing instructions
  • Monitors machine stitch for quality and make machine adjustments where applicable
  • Reports any potential issues to immediate Supervisor
  • Performs additional duties as assigned


  • Previous sewing experience in a manufacturing environment preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate. Entry level sewers are encouraged to apply – we will train you!
  • Ability to complete tasks with a moderate amount of supervision
  • This position requires being seated for long periods of time, occasional bending and stooping, frequent lifting and carrying up to 15 pounds, manual dexterity to manipulate fabric and repetitive movement of fingers and hands

How to Apply:

To apply, please use the Indeed link, or text our HR team at 424-319-6044.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!



We Offer:

  • A clean, air-conditioned, caring, friendly, fun and safe work environment! We are like family here
  • Local on-site Avanti cafĂ© market for employee convenience
  • Multiple shifts available including day and early evening with flexibility
  • We will help you coordinate transportation to and from work each day by either our bus service or local commuter service, if necessary
  • The opportunity to help create garments worn at the highest level of competition.
  • Elite Sportswear offers competitive wages and excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, life & accident insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, pet insurance, 401K retirement plan and more!

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