Akron Felt and Chenille is GROWING!! We are looking to hire a Production Associate. Here at AFC, we strive to maintain the same excellent quality of work no matter who the customer is. We are the oldest company in the industry in the state of Ohio and are very proud of our work with custom apparel and embroidery. As we are a family-oriented company, we know and understand the importance of family in life. We take pride in our ability to work at a fast pace and as a team when getting our jobs done.


Production Associate-Screen Printing

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Cleaning and reclaiming screens.
  • Coating and burning screens.
  • Taping off edges of the screens ready for print.
  • Assist with set up and break down of screens on press.
  • Laying out garments for jobs approved for production
  • Laying out and boxing completed garments for delivery or pick up.
  • Weekly trash removal and clean-up of production area
  • Troubleshooting problems as they arise.
  • Perform quality control checks every 75 garments
  • Clean and perform QC checks on flood bars and squeegees.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Previous work experience in industry (1 year min).
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination.
  • Eager and willing to learn.
  • Ability to stand for long periods.
  • Ability to work with ink and chemicals every day.
  • Ability to take initiative.
  • Ability to work alone for long shifts.
  • Ability to work nights if required.
  • Reliable transportation and be on time.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Must be able to work well with others.

Work Schedule

  • Monday-Friday (8 AM-5 PM) days
  • Saturday half days
  • Hour unpaid lunch
  • Possible overtime
  • Major Holidays off


Jen Hoefler

  • (216) 334-3620