Building Careers, One Hire at a Time.

We treat our employees like family because we are family. Paramount Sleep is a third-generation, family-owned mattress manufacturer. We provide world-class service to our customers by working together as a team. That means effective communication, unparalleled support, and bringing intelligence and tenacity to our work each and every day. If you have what it takes to become a member of the Paramount Sleep family, we encourage you to complete the form below.

Below is a list of our open positions. Apply online by following the link at the bottom of the page.


Mattress Builder / Quilt Operator

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (includes the following, however, other duties may apply.)

  • Places mattress springs on mattress building table.

  • Attaches mattress components to springs and uses a fastener gun to bind the components.

  • Flips the mattress over and repeats previous step.

  • Temporarily attaches border for tape edge operator

  • Lifts bed and carries to tape-edge work station. Places mattress on stack of mattresses at tape-edge line.

  • Performs duties in a safe and efficient manner. Maintains a clean and orderly work area. Reports any safety issues to supervisor.

  • Monitors work for quality and sends mattress for re-work if needed.

  • Assists with other mattress supply, build and other plant functions as requested.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Good eye/hand coordination

  • Ability to interpret and support standards, policies and procedures established by Paramount and Federal/State/Local agencies


Quilt Machine Operator / Tape Edge (Production)

Operates a multi-needle quilting machine and other equipment in order to efficiently produce quilted mattress panels per quality and quantity requirements, and with the least amount of waste. The operation of machines includes such duties as material loading, pattern selections, and minor machine maintenance.

EESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (includes the following, however, other duties may apply.)

  • Loads/reloads fabric on quilting machine.

  • Loads/reloads polyurethane foam or fiber rolls onto quilting machine.

  • Loads/reloads thread, thread machine and bobbins.

  • Loads/reloads backing onto quilting machine.

  • Adjusts needle positioning and pattern as needed.

  • Measures and sets panel cutting blades, and adjusts panel cutting machine as needed.

  • Operates multi-needle quilting machine to produce quilted mattress panels. Monitors machine (visual and audio) and makes adjustments as needed in order to prevent skipping and/or creating scrap.

  • Measures and inspects finished panel. Repairs defective panels using a straight stitch sewing machine and/or other established processes.

  • Operates quilting machine and performs job tasks according to established safety and efficiency procedures. Performs routine maintenance on machine such as lubricating machinery.

  • Operates computer related to quilting function.

  • Maintains workstation in a neat, clean and orderly fashion, and performs job duties in a safe and efficient manner.

  • Documents transition lengths.

  • Walks to storage areas and returns with materials as needed.

  • Performs minor maintenance on machines as needed.

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Good eye/hand coordination

  • Good organizational skills and detail orientated

  • Ability to interpret and support standards, policies and procedures established by Paramount and Federal/State/Local agencies

  • Basic mathematical skills

  • Basic ability to read/use a ruler, add/subtract and calculate fractions

  • Ability to interpret and support standards, policies and procedures established by Paramount and Federal/State/Local agencies


 Tape Edger (Production)

Ensures quality standards are maintained. This is the final mattress assembly operation before packaging

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (includes the following, however, other duties may apply.)

  • Slides mattress to table.

  • Operates leg-clutch to stop and start sewing machine.

  • Feeds materials into sewing machine as the sewing machine is moved around mattress. Re-threads sewing machine as needed. Ensures quality standards are maintained.

  • Corrects any defective taping on mattresses.

  • Lifts or slides finished mattress onto take away conveyor.

  • Changes the needle and binding tape for the sewing machine as needed.

  • Maintains clean work area and follows proper safety procedures. Sweeps floors as needed.

  • Makes any necessary sewing machine adjustments and handles basic maintenance of machine such as lubrication.

  • Provides assistance in other areas of mattress building as requested.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Good eye/hand coordination

  • Ability to interpret and support standards, policies and procedures established by Paramount and Federal/State/Local agencies


Sewing Machine Mechanic

Essential Functions

  • Perform tasks to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment.

  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.

  • Perform simple machinist duties and responsibilities.

  • Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, troubleshooting and repair of production machines.

  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.

  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.

  • Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.

  • Perform a variety of plumbing maintenance and carpentry functions.

  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties.

  • Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision.

  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.

Competencies

  • Technical Capacity.

  • Ability to work independently.

  • Ability to work with a highly diversified work force.

  • Ethical Conduct.

  • Communication Proficiency.

  • Results Driven.

  • Initiative.