Senior Garment Technologist – Womenswear Plus, Petite, Tall & Maternity

Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
06 Aug 2019
Closes
03 Sep 2019
Sector
Womenswear
Level
Senior

Job Description:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Garment Technologist to join Glamorous on a full time and permanent basis. Working from our Manchester City Centre.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Ensure critical path is managed with regards to fitting, sealing and production of garments
  • Helping to manage the critical path for own buy products including the timely processing of development samples and sealers
  • Attending fit sessions and helping to dress and measure the fit model and samples
  • Liaising with our suppliers to relay technical and fitting details
  • Collating and monitoring test reports
  • Ensuring all products allocated meet the minimum standards of quality.

Skills required:

  • Experience with multi-product and specialist sizes including Plus, Petite, Tall and Maternity
  • Comprehensive knowledge of garment construction and production procedures
  • Provide technical support to the Production Team
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment within a similar business
  • Knowledge of product testing and labelling, including wash care instructions
  • The ability to analyse customer returns and help to put action plans in place
  • Self-motivated and the ability to take the initiative and respond quickly to change
  • Strong communication and networking skills across all levels
  • Good working knowledge of Excel spreadsheets, Word, internet and email packages
  • Excellent communication skills, able to build relationships across the business and with suppliers in person, by email and on the telephone
  • Reliable, flexible and good at working within a team
  • Good organisational skills

In return:

  • 28 days holiday per year for full-time employees which increases with length of service. An additional day’s holiday will also be given for your birthday each year.
  • Generous staff discount

If you’re interested in this exciting opportunity to become a Senior Garment Technologist for a successful and rapidly growing firm, please apply by submitting your CV and cover letter detailing your experience and suitability for the role.

Job Type: Full-time

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