Do you love bikes and… sewing? We’re Hiring!


Winnipeg Trails

invites applications for under 30 years old

Experience Sewing Machine Operator



Founded in 2003 and incorporated as a non-profit in 2017, Winnipeg Trails is a dynamic organization that plays a critical and comprehensive role in the development of a modern, sustainable city through the primary lens of active transportation. 

Mission Statement

Winnipeg Trails implements practical, opportune and innovative ideas with an emphasis on creative problem solving, inter-sectoral partnerships, capacity-building, citizen involvement and evidence-based decision making. 

Qualifications, Education and Skills


Education: No degree, certificate or diploma is necessary but would be asset.


Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years.


Weight Handling: Up to 9 kg (20 lbs). Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs).


Specific Skills: Use sewing guides and tension devices. Operate sewing machines or sew by hand. 


Hand-eye co-ordination. Ability to distinguish between colours. Sitting. Combination of sitting, standing, walking. Bending, crouching, kneeling. 


Knowledge for Type of Materials: Leather. Cotton or synthetic. Personal Suitability: Accurate. Judgement. Reliability. 


Transportation/Travel Information: Public transportation is available. 

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Repetitive tasks. Manual skill. Attention to detail. 


 We have a part-time (32 hours per week) position, Hours of work can be flexible, include evenings and occasionally weekends. WE pay a living wage, and rates are negotiated depending on level of experience and productivity. 


To Apply: 

Submit applications to [email protected] CC [email protected]


by Friday, June 24, 2022 at 4:00 PM

Please attach a cover letter and resume 

which includes education, related experience and 2 references.


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