Gerber Pattern Maker

Gerber Pattern Maker

REF: 12376PP
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Job Description

My client is one of the world’s largest designer, manufacturer and distributor of licensed and non-licensed apparel and accessories for Adults, Children and Pets. They have an exciting new role for a Gerber trained pattern maker to join their team.

You’ll have the opportunity to work with a vast portfolio of famous brands, including Marvel, Star Wars, Harry Potter and Universal to name a few. The candidate will work closely with the line manger to set up new processes and procedures and to be a part of the development of the design function.

Gerber Pattern Maker – The Role:

  • Communicating clearly to sewers, manufacturers, and vendors/factories
  • Effectively translating sketches into patterns according to specific measurements
  • Producing accurate & tidy patterns
  • Working closely with the line manager to set up new processes and procedures
  • Working closely with designers and interpreting designers’ sketches
  • Creating first patterns on the Gerber system
  • Fitting garments to the company standard model
  • Pattern amendments
  • Following the critical path
  • Processing the grading of patterns for production for both children’s and adult products
  • Creating and keeping a library of sample and production patterns

Gerber Pattern Maker – The Person:

  • The ideal candidate will have 2 to 5 years’ experience in patternmaking with the ability to flat pattern and drape
  • sound knowledge of garment construction, pattern and fit
  • You’ll have proficiency in Gerber AccuMark V14, and it would be a bonus if you have knowledge of Jindex, Illustrator, and photoshop.
  • Experience with childrenswear would be a plus.
  • You’ll have excellent communication skills and will be dynamic, versatile, and proactive with bags of enthusiasm to put your own stamp on the role.
  • As well as an ability to work well independently, you’ll collaborate with colleagues.
  • This will be a busy role so it’s essential you’re able to work well under pressure and deliver efficiently under tight deadlines

If this opportunity excites you, please email your cv to quoting reference 12376 PP

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