Childrenswear Garment Technologist

South West London
£30000 - £35000 per annum
21 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Jodie Davis
Job Type
Children's Technologist

We are currently looking for an established Childrenswear Technologist to join an excellent company based in South West London. You will be working with their highly skilled and motivated team within the QA division.

Childrenswear Technologist - Job Role:

* Work closely with design and buying teams providing technical support and conduct risk assessment of designs and product.
* Ensure all products conform to childrenswear legislation and safety and quality standards.
* Create and update product size and construction specifications.
* Lead fit meetings, giving detailed and succinct fit comments and manage the sealing approval process.
* Work closely with and manage the supply base, providing technical support and resolving any technical concerns.
* Manage test reports, resolving any testing queries.
* Investigate and manage customer complaints, liaising with customer relations and stores.
* Take ownership of product development process from design to store ensuring the product is safe, fit for purpose and working to set deadlines.
* Work closely with designers and buyers to ensure product development is in keeping with the brand requirements and timescales.

Childrenswear Technologist - The Candidate

* Sound knowledge of current childrenswear legislation and standards is essential
* Good knowledge of childrenswear multi-product requirements and production techniques is essential, along with a passion for product and the ability to work in a fast paced and challenging environment
* Solid experience and ability to conduct comprehensive risk assessment of product
* You will have great communication skills and will be an excellent team player, with the ability to work independently within the agreed deadlines
* A 'can do' work ethic, and attention to detail is key
* Well organised with a methodical approach to work
* Experience of overseas travel

If this sounds like the sort of role you are looking for, please apply with an up to date CV today!

We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted, therefore if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 3 working days, please assume that you've not been successful on this occasion.