Tailor - CIIP

Fort Benning, GA 31905, USA Req #323
Tuesday, January 5, 2021


VSE Corporation is currently seeking the skill-set of a TAILOR for the Logistics Readiness Center (LRC), Ft Benning, GA with at least 4 years of experience.

Duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Alter articles according to alteration ticket and in accordance with Army Regulations for proper fit

    • measures, fits and marks garments for minor alterations such as hemming or adjusting waistlines and sleeve lengths using fitter’s pins and chalk marks

    • Shortening or lengthening sleeves, legs, and hems, raising or lowering collars, and expanding or narrowing waist and chest of unlined garments without changing the basic shape.

    • Must be able to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects.

  • Operator may operate automatic sewing machines with the ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls. Utilizing knowledge of threading machines along with winding bobbins and adjusting tension

  • Must be able to follow verbal instructions and locate defects

  • Repairs article, including ripping of seams and matching sizes and colors of replacement parts

  • Oiling parts

  • Must be able to lift 35 lbs.

  • All other duties assigned

Qualifications and Experience:

  • High School diploma with at least four years’ experience.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a government issued ID (AIE or CAC)

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a drivers license if required

  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug and background screen

VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Job Function Tailor, Dressmaker and Custom Sewer
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Fort Benning, GA 31905, USA