Senior Production Technologist (Multiproduct) - Myanmar

Location
Yangon
Salary
£26000 - £36000 per annum
Posted
12 Feb 2019
Closes
12 Mar 2019
Ref
HE902341AA
Contact
Hannah Eyers
Function
Production
Sector
Unisex
Job Type
Permanent
This is a great opportunity to join a global fashion retail company in their sourcing operation as a senior production technologist based in their Myanmar operation. This role will suit someone living in Myanmar, or willing to relocate. You must have a good command of the English language - written and spoken.
The role:
* Carry out technical audits on new and existing production units and create reports which will support improvement and development
* Manage and train the production units technicians to ensure consistence in quality, and quality awareness within the units
* Develop systems to provide internal reports for bench-marking, statistical controls and measureable quality standard evaluations that are effectively used to target specific process and quality improvements throughout the production processes.
* Advise production techniques to reduce costs and ensure timely deliveries
* Develop and maintain production unit product safety processes including needle and sharp tool controls, metal detection and all aspect of child safety testing according to the required standards
* Ensure and monitor the correct application of the supplier manual in areas of responsibility
* Support new product development through review and guidance of tech pack and proto sample requirements including risk assessment SOP's, safety and testing requirements, block pattern alignment, sizing and customer expectations.
* Conducting audits, pre-production meetings, supplier evaluations and inductions
* Pilot run reviews, and inline inspections
The candidate:
* Previous experience working with women's, men's and children's outerwear, knits and jersey
* Technical knowledge and an understanding in pattern making, grading and product development
* A good understanding of laboratory test requirements and all relevant testing procedures
* You will need to be available to travel regularly
* Strong English Language skills both written and verbal
* Previous experience managing a team
* Strong IT literacy skills
The package: A competitive salary can be offered with benefits for the right candidate

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