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Dressmaker & Sample Machinist

This successful ladieswear company seek a highly skilled Dressmaker & Sample Machinist to work across ladies multiproduct clothing. The Dressmaker & Sample Machinist will work a lot with jersey and stretch fabrics, therefore should be skilled using coverstitch and overlocker machine, but also woven, chiffon, satin and lace.

The day to day duties of the Dressmaker & Sample Machinist will include:

  • Trace off block patterns onto various fabrics, labelling and notching as appropriate, and cutting the fabric out accurately
  • Sew high quality toiles and final samples to send to the customers
  • Suggest finishing alternatives and solve any garment issues

The Dressmaker & Sample Machinist will produce high quality samples, work closely with the designers, suggest finishing alternatives and solve any garment issues and make any amendments accordingly.

Fast sewing skills while maintaining precision, accuracy and high-quality products is essential for the Dressmaker & Sample Machinist. Exceptional organisational skills and ability to perform well under pressure and meet deadlines is also required.

This role will be considered on a full time or part time basis but requires a minimum of 30 hours per week.

£16 -£20,000 plus pro rata, depending on experience

Dressmaker & Sample Machinist

Lancashire, UK
Experienced Non-Manager

Published on 3 Dec 2019