Garment Technologist

Garment Technologist

REF: 11269 AA

Job Description

Exciting new job opportunity for an Assistant/Junior Garment Technologist for a busy supplier.  To work across a mix of lingerie, swim, nightwear and fashion to sports and leisurewear for volume retailers, online/mail order and licensed brands.

Assistant/Junior Garment Technologist – The Job

  • You will be involved in sampling and approval of garments and all technical aspects associated with multiproduct mens, womens & childrens jersey, knit and woven products. From first concept and development to final shipment including critical path management.
  • Ensuring quality, fit and health and safety regulations are adhered to at all times.
  • Manage size specifications and produce detailed tech packs for submission to factories.
  • Attending fit sessions internally/externally and communicate amendments.
  • Ensure the most appropriate construction methods are used and are to expected quality.
  • Ensure samples through to production costs meet client cost expectations.
  • Staying up to date with innovations and developments in production
  • Manage and advise all test reports, approving lab dips and strike offs.
  • Update and manage client online submission sites/systems and own internal systems.
  • Manage communication between internal teams, the clients and factories/supply base.

Assistant/Junior Garment Technologist – The Person Specification

  • Experience within a similar garment technical/product developer position (min. 1-2years) within the fashion industry. 
  • A knowledge of sports/leisure or lingerie/swim or jerseywear would be an advantage.
  • Confident understanding of garment construction and manufacturing process.
  • A team player, who is well organised, and self motivated to manage own workload to critical path deadlines, and to support a busy small UK office.
  • Experience of dealing with Far East or offshore factories/suppliers.
  • Ability to travel fit sessions when required / occasional offshore.
  • Computer literate (Microsoft Office). 
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator would be beneficial.

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