Knitting Technician Training

Education:  BS in Management & BS in Psychology from Western Carolina University

Joined MSC/The Hosiery Technology Center in 1996.

Some of Rick's duties/tasks are:

  • Instructs and helps coordinate Hosiery Technician classes
  • Trains fixers and knitters in plants
  • Helps develop materials to make the class more effective
  • Stays current on emerging technology in the hosiery area and
  • Runs yarns testing trial as needed


Email:  Rick Small
Phone:  (336) 963 -2832


301 Conover Station SE, Conover, NC 28613
828-327-7000, ext 4265