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What we're about

Pratt Abbott is devoted to making our customers’ lives easier by taking excellent care of their wardrobes. Our works brings dignity, confidence, and comfort to people from all walks of life. Thousands of customers in Southern Maine rely on Pratt Abbott, and we go the extra mile to deliver on our promise.

Employee life & benefits

We’re a family business, and we want to welcome you into a fun and supportive work environment. We offer a range of positions, including customer service, dry cleaning production, and retail management. Most jobs don’t require prior experience—we will train you in the lifelong skill of garment care! 

Pratt Abbott offers full benefits, including health, dental, and 401K. Find out why so many of our employees stay with us for decades. Apply to join our team today. 

Open Positions

Plant Manager Trainee

Become the next team leader for our busy production team! Help us meet production goals through collaborative effort and positive motivation. Dry cleaning experience is a plus, but we are more interested in your ability to lead and develop a team-based workforce.

Your primary objectives will include:

  • Maintain the health and safety of the staff
  • Promote a workplace culture that emphasizes quality, employee development, and high performance
  • Lead employees to meet or exceed production goals

Key requirements:

  • 3-5 years of leadership experience in a team-oriented workplace
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and develop staff
  • Outstanding interpersonal relationship skills and the ability to work with different personality types

Tailor

We are in need of an experienced tailor to work at our location on Forest Avenue in Portland. Common tasks include replacing zippers and buttons, hemming pants and skirts, shortening sleeves, adding darts to shirts and dresses, repairing seams, and adding badges or insignia to uniforms. We will train you on our process, but you must be able to fit, alter, and repair garments and operate sewing machinery.  If you love sewing and customer service, come join our team of highly-skilled tailors. Compensation based on experience. 

Customer Service Representative

Be the face of Pratt Abbott! We have several openings for full- or part-time Customer Service Representatives (CSRs) at our 12 locations across Southern Maine. As a CSR, your primary role is to represent the company and provide outstanding service. Duties include taking in customers’ dry cleaning, returning clean orders, collecting payments, and answering any questions or concerns.

Since you’re interacting with customers, it is important to be friendly and welcoming, with a positive attitude. But don’t worry, Pratt Abbott has the best customers in the world! This is a fun, fast-paced job that is never boring. No experience is necessary, we will train you for this position.

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