This is an excellent opportunity for a Junior Menswear/Womenswear Garment Technologist to join a distinctive British Heritage Brand. Our client is an international market leader of distinctive Sportswear and Streetwear and offer exciting prospects for a Junior Technologist to develop their career within the Brand environment.
The ideal candidate will have:
Experience as an Assistant or Junior Garment Technologist is essential for this role
A good technical knowledge of garment fitting, construction and grading.
A sound understanding of fabric standards, testing and approvals
Excellent communication skills and experience of working with overseas factories
Self motivation and the ability to work within a team environment
Advising key measurement and construction detailing to design/development packs to facilitate production of prototype samples
Measuring and fitting all samples during the development process in collaboration with designer and product developer.
Updating product packages with comprehensive fit comments and sample feedback, providing technical instructions to the supplybase.
Inputting to the critical path from proto sample to bulk production in conjunction with the product development and production Planning team.
Assessment and approval of all bulk fabric, prints and trims.
Fitting and approval of bulk sealing samples, preparing graded size charts for production.
Reviewing base and bulk test reports of all fabrics and trims and approving washcare instructions.
Liaising with suppliers and factories during the production to ensure technical issues are supported with clear and timely decisions to ensure shipment dates are achieved.
Assessing production/shipment samples meet all fit, quality, labelling and packaging requirements. Assessing final AQL inspection reports, liaising with the production department to facilitate the maintenance of required ex-factory dates.
Liaising with retails and distribution partners to gain product feedback, assessing garment returns to improve future product development
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0845 226 8323