Garment Technologist

Greater Manchester
£ doe
13 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
10361 KK
Aimee Ridler
Job Type

This multichannel, multi-product ladieswear fashion retailer is looking for an Experienced/Senior Garment Technologist to cover a maternity leave contract of between 9 and 12 months (tbc). I am ideally looking for a hands-on Garment Tech from a womenswear fashion background and a passion for producing beautiful garments.  Successful candidate will attend in-house fit sessions with Designers and accurately record comments. Furthermore they will ensure that throughout the sampling process all comments are efficiently passed back to the supplier in a clear and concise manner. Role will involve working directly with offshore offices and suppliers.

Garment Technologist – The Role:

  • Conducting daily fit sessions with the design team where comments are made ready to send to various factories
  • Produce size specifications at each stage throughout sampling
  • Work with overseas factories keeping a good relationship with the suppliers
  • When required communicate with the onsite warehouse with regards to specific processing requirements
  • Carry out fabric testing for care label approvals
  • Managing the critical path and high-lighting potential issues in a timely way

Garment Technologist - The Person:

  • Experienced Garment Technologist, ideally with 5+ years’ experience
  • Looking for someone with solid experience within womenswear fashion
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Computer literate including a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and to work to tight deadlines
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills

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