Assistant Childrenswear Garment Technologist

  • Job Reference: JR4294
  • Date Posted: 27 September 2018
  • Recruiter: u&i Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive salary
  • Sector: Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jo Raynor
  • Email: jor@uandirecruitment.co.uk

Job Description

Our client is a well established importer of babywear and childrenswear, successfully supplying many high street retailers with a full range of product. They have been established over 60 years and provide a comprehensive service ranging from design through to delivery.

They have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Garment Technologist to support their busy Quality Assurance/Technical Team. You will have a A small amount of childrenswear experience would be preferable but not essential. This role may also suit a graduate who has had a technical placement. 

Assistant Garment Technologist - The Role:

  • Checking Production Samples against specifications for final shipment approval.
  • Preparation of samples for all departments in readiness for fit meetings.
  • Understanding status reports and updating the critical path system
  • Understanding the testing process and customer systems, updating where necessary.
  • Ensuring testing is complete and approved by the customer for shipment approval.
  • Monitoring factory inspection reports and updating internal reports.
  • Due dilligence assessment of production to ensure consistency of standards
  • General day to day administration duties.

Assistant Garment Technologist - The Candidate:

  • A minimum of 1 years experience in a similar role or industry placement within retail or supplier environment.
  • A degree or equivalent qualification in Clothing Technology with a genuine interest in garment construction.
  • A knowledge of pattern cutting and garment manufacture.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office, Excel and Outlook.
  • Good communication skills, using own initiative and be self driven.
  • Organisational skills and be innovative with a proactive approach to problem solving.

Assistant Garment Technologist - The Package:

  • Competitive salary.

Please note that due to the anticipated interest in these roles only short listed candidates will be contacted
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