Garment Technologist

Garment Technologist

Salary DOE
REF: 10713 KK

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity to join this well-established - yet rapidly growing - mid-level womenswear fashion brand, due to exciting growth in the business. Ideal candidate will have experience working with womenswear multi -products, across jersey and woven fabrics, and preferably have experience liaising with factories in the Far East, Eastern Europe and UK.

Garment Technologist - The Role:

  • Coordinating fit sessions – fitting garments and sending fit comments to factories in Far East, UK and Eastern Europe
  • Constructing size specifications to produce samples of the required fit and silhouette.
  • Establishing grade rules that ensure the required fit across the size range
  • Putting together technical packs – giving the factory all the information to construct the garment (specs / graded specs).
  • QC - check stock to ensure that the quality is to correct standard.
  • Manage the technical critical path ensuring there are no delays to production
  • Deal with any fabric quality issues
  • Understand test reports
  • Manage any return issues from customers that are due to fit / quality

Garment Technologist - The candidate:

  • 3 years minimum experience required working with a similar environment (i.e womenswear fashion, multi-product) as a Garment Technologist
  • Experience working with jersey and woven fabrics
  • Experience working with overseas factories on sampling through to final production.
  • Computer literate including a good working knowledge of Microsoft office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and to work to tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Experience working with both short and long lead times.
  • Some experience/knowledge in CMT manufacturing, calculating fabric consumption and costings would be beneficial

Please apply with your updated CV to a.ridler@peoplemarketing.co.uk

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