Sample Machinist

04 Oct 2018
01 Nov 2018
11267 AA
Clare Turner
Job Type

This opportunity seeks to recruit an experienced Sample Machinist to work on branded lingerie & swimwear.  Similar product experience or bridal, would be expected.

Sample Machinist – The Job Opportunity

  • To use a wide range of sewing machinery to make up complete or partial sample garments to expected levels of quality
  • To work with technologists, graders and designers to ensure the sample make up process highlights any issues that may affect the product fit or the commercial production of the garment, with the ability to work from a written method of make and amend accordingly
  • From patterns and other given information, to cut out and provide the material pieces needed by the sample room for the production of samples
  • To monitor and maintain the sample material stock and to advise when re-order is necessary

Sample Machinist  – The Person Specification

  • 2years +experience as a machinist using industrial machines (Lock-stitch, Over-lock, Blind Hem)
  • Previous lingerie, fashion or textiles experience is highly desirable
  • Confident manual sample cutting experience
  • Good time management skills
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels   
  • Work calmly under pressure     
  • Take responsibility for daily tasks

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