Sewing Associate - full time or part time

Katabatic Gear is seeking a quality conscious, detail oriented individual to sew and inspect products & fill sleeping bags with down. FT (preferred) or PT.

A typical day will include sewing closed sleeping bags, filling sleeping bags with down (duck or goose – if you are allergic, this is sadly not the job for you), as well as inspecting sleeping bags to make sure they meet our quality standards.  If you want to be part of a team that is known for making people’s outdoor experiences more comfortable and fun (and if you meet the requirements below) please email a resume or job application to jobs@katabaticgear.com.


  • Prior sewing experience preferred
  • Attention to detail, and pride in a job well done
  • Ability to stand for a few hours at a time
  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs, with or without assistance


  • Starting pay $17/hour; higher with previous sewing experience. Pay raises as quality and efficiency improve, with potential to earn up to $24/hour in first year.
  • Paid holidays/vacation.  Additional time away from work can be taken unpaid with approval.
  • Retirement savings program with company matching contributions.
  • Health Insurance for full time associates.
  • Powder Day = excused day off when Monarch reports 8” overnight.

Location: Salida, CO