We are looking for a Junior Garment Technologist for an established menswear supplier with own manufacturing and 3rd party resource, to work on multi apparel and a varied customer base.
Junior Garment Technologist - The Role:
- Part of a busy team including two senior garment technologists.
- To attend regular meetings with sales, design & product development and customers to understand development needs and effectively put into work any new samples required.
- Attending fit sessions, taking notes and communicating comments to customers & factories.
- Handle all submissions and approvals, lap dips, test reports.
- Assist/produce clear and detailed technical specifications, and prepare technical packs for factories.
- Ensure all technical information is kept up to date, samples and production samples & any necessary revisions are made following sample reviews internally or by customers.
- Monitor samples through the development process using the critical path to ensure that they meet deadline dates, are to a high quality standard and meet all required specifications.
- Maintain office administration procedures and systems.
- Opportunity to travel.
Junior Garment Technologist - Candidate Requirements:
- Experience of 2-3 years within similar garment technical led role, ideally from within a supplier environment.
- Multi apparel menswear experience would be highly beneficial.
- Tailoring would be advantageous.
- Good understanding of garment construction, ensuring standards are matched to customer specification through liaison with factory, customer and colleagues
- Highly organised. Attentive to detail.
- Ability to work under pressure and to manage key deadlines.
- Self-motivated, someone who thrives on responsibility.
- A problem solver who can work independently, and as part of the technical team with a good sense of humour!
- Dependent on experience level. Ability to travel UK/offshore as required, covering customer meetings and factory visits.
- Proficient in Microsoft Office.
Please apply with your updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting our reference: 11648 AA.
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