Garment Technologist

Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
£Dependent Upon Experience
12 Oct 2018
09 Nov 2018
11279 HH
Desiree Sierra-Cuesta
Job Type

Our client is a leader in the design and supply of multiproduct garments and apparel with a growing portfolio of customers.

The successful candidate will be working closely to designers, account managers and merchandisers.

Garment Technologist - The Role

  • You will be involved in sampling and approval of garments and all technical aspects associated with multi-product mens, womens & childrens (casualwear) apparel. From first concept and development to final shipment including critical path management.
  • To ensure each customer's range is fashionable, practical, comfortable and durable.
  • Manage size specifications and produce detailed tech packs for submission to factories.
  • Ensure samples through to production costs meet client cost expectations.
  • Communicate all technical information directly to the factory
  • Accountable for maintaining and managing the critical path.
  • To handle the comments/approvals process and resolve technical/quality issues.
  • Manage communication between internal teams, the clients and factories/supply base.

Garment Technologist – The Candidate

  • A minimum of 1-2years experience within a garment technical/technologist position.
  • Good technical knowledge of garment construction and garment fitting. Experienced in liaising with suppliers & manufacturers from predevelopment to production stage, handling comments/approvals process and any technical/quality issues
  • Highly competent IT skills, familiarity with other systems would be advantageous
  • Confident communication skills, the ability to work to critical path deadlines. Ability to manage on workload and a team player.
  • Experience of dealing with Far East or offshore factories/suppliers.


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