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An Introduction to Aerostich Sewing

Become a professional and expert sewer to help us create high quality technical garments and other products, sold factory direct and world-wide. You will experience a clean, comfortable and safe work environment while enjoying a satisfying vocational career making things that matter. We are a 33 year old, Duluth based business using modern Juki sewing equipment to produce and support over 80 different sewn products. Watch a video with more information about available positions below. Immediate FT and PT openings on day and afternoon shifts. $10-$14/hr plus benefits.

Industrial Sewing (Levels 1, 2 and 3):

Responsibilities:
  • Operate a single needle sewing machine, a multi-needle serger, and a binding machine.
  • Read and understand production work orders and related instructions.
  • Inspect production materials (fabrics, zippers, etc) for quality.
  • Select supplies, such as fasteners and thread, in accordance with job specifications.
  • Examine finished products to verify they meet our high quality standards.
  • Perform basic equipment maintenance tasks such as replacing needles and cleaning sewing machines.
  • Maintain a safe and healthy work environment by following our standards and procedures, including wearing required safety gear and complying with legal regulations.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Requirements:
  • Previous sewing knowledge is preferred, but not required.
  • Enjoy working in our collaborative environment.
  • An appreciation for detail and the desire to create fine products. (Items have a label you sign, along side the others who also worked on that item.)
Physical Requirements:
  • Able to sit for extended periods
  • Able to lift/move up to 10-15 pounds
Benefits:

Aerostich has a comprehensive benefits plan offered to qualified employees.

  • Medical and life insurance - Employer paid
  • Paid holiday and vacation time
  • Flexible spending plans
  • A 401K plan and match
  • Wellness program
  • Flexible work schedules, day and afternoon shifts, with full and part-time positions available
  • Employee discounts
  • Reimbursement for alternative transportation (motorcycle, walk, run, bicycle, bus)
  • Located on the bus line
To Apply:
  • Fill out our online application here. You may also upload your resumé and cover letter.
  • OR
  • Download (right-click and save) and fill in the application (fillable PDF) and email with resumé to
  • OR
  • Pick up an application at Aerostich, 8 S 18th Ave W, Duluth, MN 55806
  • If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and require accommodations, please contact us at or 218-625-7418.
Aerostich is an equal opportunity employer.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, lineage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex or gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, arrest record or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Industrial Sewing Associates 2nd Shift (3:00pm - 11:30pm):

Job Summary:

Become a professional and expert sewer to help us create high quality technical garments and other products, sold factory direct and world-wide. You will experience a clean, comfortable and safe work environment while enjoying a satisfying vocational career making things that matter. We are a 33 year old, Duluth based business using modern Juki sewing equipment to produce and support over 80 different sewn products. Watch a video with more information about available positions above. Immediate FT and PT openings on day and afternoon shifts. $10-$14/hr plus benefits.

Responsibilities:
  • Operate a single needle sewing machine, a multi-needle serger, and a binding machine.
  • Read and understand production work orders and related instructions.
  • Inspect production materials (fabrics, zippers, etc) for quality.
  • Select supplies, such as fasteners and thread, in accordance with job specifications.
  • Examine finished products to verify they meet our high quality standards.
  • Perform basic equipment maintenance tasks such as replacing needles and cleaning sewing machines.
  • Maintain a safe and healthy work environment by following our standards and procedures, including wearing required safety gear and complying with legal regulations.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Requirements:
  • Previous sewing knowledge is preferred, but not required.
  • Enjoy working in our collaborative environment.
  • An appreciation for detail and the desire to create fine products. (Items have a label you sign, along side the others who also worked on that item.)
Physical Requirements:
  • Able to sit for extended periods
  • Able to lift/move up to 10-15 pounds
Benefits:

Aerostich has a comprehensive benefits plan offered to qualified employees.

  • Medical and life insurance - Employer paid
  • Paid holiday and vacation time
  • Flexible spending plans
  • A 401K plan and match
  • Wellness program
  • Flexible work schedules, day and afternoon shifts, with full and part-time positions available
  • Employee discounts
  • Reimbursement for alternative transportation (motorcycle, walk, run, bicycle, bus)
  • Located on the bus line
To Apply:
  • Fill out our online application here. You may also upload your resumé and cover letter.
  • OR
  • Download (right-click and save) and fill in the application (fillable PDF) and email with resumé to
  • OR
  • Pick up an application at Aerostich, 8 S 18th Ave W, Duluth, MN 55806
  • If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and require accommodations, please contact us at or 218-625-7418.
Aerostich is an equal opportunity employer.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, lineage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex or gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, arrest record or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Sewing Production Supervisor and Manager:

Job Summary:

Wonderful vocational career opportunity to professionally lead an expert manufacturing team of about forty co-workers. You will be involved in planning for inventory control, maximum production efficiency, worker and production co- ordination and scheduling, quality, budgeting, identifying and implementing best practices, recruiting, hiring, evaluating, purchasing, training, equipment procurement, maintenance, administration and use, co-worker wellness programs, individual job coaching and overall goal-achieving. We are a Duluth based and owned 33 year old business making sewn and other products that matter, including very high quality advanced technology protective garments, plus over 80 other specialized items. We’d like to meet you.

Requirements:
  • Previous sewing knowledge (home or industrial) is preferred, but not required.
  • Previous factory and production experience is also important.
  • Enjoy working collaboratively and constructively to improve both individual and overall group results.
Benefits:

Aerostich has a comprehensive benefits plan offered to qualified employees.

  • Medical and life insurance – employer paid
  • Comfortable, safe, clean work environment with nice people.
  • Paid holiday and vacation time
  • Flexible spending plans
  • A 401K plan with match
  • Wellness program
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Employee discounts
  • Reimbursement for alternative transportation (motorcycle, walk, run, bicycle, bus)
  • Located on the bus line
To Apply:
  • Fill out our online application here. You may also upload your resumé and cover letter.
  • OR
  • Download (right-click and save) and fill in the application (fillable PDF) and email with resumé to
  • OR
  • Pick up an application at Aerostich, 8 S 18th Ave W, Duluth, MN 55806
  • If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and require accommodations, please contact us at or 218-625-7418.
Aerostich is an equal opportunity employer.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, lineage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex or gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, arrest record or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Contract Sewing:

Aerostich, America's leading manufacturer of advanced technology protective clothing for motorcyclists, and a longstanding Duluth business well known to riders world-wide, is seeking Contract Sewers, who aspire to high standards, are experienced sewers, and can maintain requested product completions from their residence or sewing location.

Responsibilities:

Knowledge of full garment construction of pants, jackets, and one-piece suits, using heavy Cordura or similar fabric is required. Applicants would need access to industrial sewing and serger equipment. Specific product training will be provided; equipment available for purchase.

To Apply:
  • Fill out our online application here. You may also upload your resumé and cover letter.
  • OR
  • Download (right-click and save) and fill in the application (fillable PDF) and email with resumé to
  • OR
  • Pick up an application at Aerostich, 8 S 18th Ave W, Duluth, MN 55806
  • If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and require accommodations, please contact us at or 218-625-7418.
Aerostich is an equal opportunity employer.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, lineage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex or gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, arrest record or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Research Intern Wanted for Motorcycle Safety Research Project.

Requirements:
  • Enrolled college student looking for an independent research topic for academic credit in a science, medical, art, engineering, or transportation related area.
  • Access to a street legal motorcycle, and someone legally licensed, willing and able ride it.
  • Access to four lane surface roads.
  • Available for about (estimated) 20 hours of independent field research.
  • Guarantee of absolute confidentiality.
  • Ability to record results clearly and accurately.
  • Aerostich free to use all write-ups, images and results, for any purpose.
Compensation:
  • Unpaid independent position.
  • Ground-breaking work useful for academic credit (for independent study assignments up to graduate thesis level).
  • Possible ‘fame and fortune’ if write-up of results are published by motorcycle or other media.
  • Resume enhancement.
Apply to with the following:
  • Name
  • Contact phone and email
  • Employment and Academic Resume
  • Current Academic transcript
  • One page essay about why you should be selected.
To Apply:
  • Fill out our online application here. You may also upload your resumé and cover letter.
  • OR
  • Download (right-click and save) and fill in the application (fillable PDF) and email with resumé to
  • OR
  • Pick up an application at Aerostich, 8 S 18th Ave W, Duluth, MN 55806
  • If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and require accommodations, please contact us at or 218-625-7418.
Aerostich is an equal opportunity employer.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, lineage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex or gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, arrest record or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, lineage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex or gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, arrest record or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.