Job Description

PBE- Sample Sewer (Pompano Beach, FL)

Department: R&D Overhead

Job Description


The Sample Sewer is responsible for all ballistic systems for internal/independent testing.

Essential Duties and Accountabilities

1.      Responsible for sewing various ballistic materials together.

2.      Completes repairs and reworks on all ballistic panels when non-conforming during the inspections process.

3.      Identifies all ballistic providers.

4.      Helps maintain the R&D Ballistic inventory.

5.      Responsible for being the Ballistic Sample maker for all Company Core products.

6.      Understands and works with the company’s Build Sheet and Cutting Requests.

7.      Maintains the sewing machine to identify any defects in stitching or machine malfunction.

8.      Recognizes the different materials per vendor, “Deniers, Pic Count, Finish, UD, Kevlar, Twaron”.

9.      Works with the Sonobond Machine by heating the ballistic panels to ensure panels are sealed.

10.  Maintains a safe and clean work area.

11.  Responsible for working according to the company’s safety and quality standards.

12.  Performs other related duties as required and assigned.


·         No minimum education is required, but skills will be tested.

·         Must be able to work with little or no supervision.

·         Must understand the various metric measuring system.

·         Able to understand basic work and safety instructions in English.

·         Must be authorized to work in the USA.

Physical Demands and Working Conditions

·         Requires sitting for a prolonged period of time.

·         Requires bending, stooping, pushing, pulling, and lifting up to 15lbs.

·         Requires repetitive movements with fingers, hands, wrist, and arms.

·         Requires good vision, arm-hand steadiness, and manual dexterity.

Job Type
Full Time