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Senior Garment Technologist

Senior Garment Technologist

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced garment technologist to work for a well-established luxury brand.

The role:

  • Provide technical support to all areas of the production department.
  • Assist in reviewing the most practical and cost effective method of sewing whilst maintaining the quality and appearance of the design.
  • Ensure style packs are detailed and accurate to the garment.
  • Oversee first production sample and achieve sign off with design room manager.
  • Review all orders from a technical perspective and enter order instructions onto the production system to be understood by all departments.  
  • Amend patterns both prior and post fitting either manually or on Vetigraph system.
  • Produce made to measure patterns using Vetigraph system.
  • Liaise with outworkers to monitor, maintain and improve standards of quality and cost, providing training where necessary.
  • Ensure all finished garments are made and shipped to accepted quality standards
  • Investigate issues of concern to establish cause, then formulate solutions. Develop procedures to avoid repetitive mistakes.

The candidate:

  • Manual pattern cutting to an above average standard.
  • Experience of Pattern making CAD/CAM systems, Vetigraph a distinct advantage.
  • Experience of corsetry desirable.
  • Good understanding of different sewing techniques and garment construction.
  • Ability to communicate with people of all backgrounds both internally and externally.
  • Ability to plan own workload, recognising priorities in relation to the smooth and efficient function of the overall business.
  • Computer literacy on Microsoft packages.
  • Lengthy experience in a similar role is required.

Competitive

Senior Garment Technologist

Rutland, UK
Permanent
Experienced Non-Manager

Published on 11 Dec 2019