Assistant Garment Technologist

  • Job Reference: JS4218
  • Date Posted: 24 May 2018
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive salary
  • Sector: Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Joanne Stratton
  • Email: joannes@uandirecruitment.co.uk

Job Description

Our client is a brand and supplier of ladies fashion and childrenswear.  They have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Garment Technologist to provide support to their product team.

Assistant Garment Technologist - The Role:

  • Log in all fit samples and PP samples. Checking that all samples have been processed and commented on.
  • File all fabric, garment and safety testing.
  • Measure samples and have good knowledge of measuring.
  • Measure and process gold seal samples for approval. 
  • Updating business systems on the status of sample after fit and risk assessment meetings
  • Setting up initial work books for garments.
  • Taking notes/photos in fit and risk assessment meetings.
  • Get samples ready for fit meetings, Making sure workbooks and previous comments are present.
  • Liaise with overseas manufactures
  • Chasing suppliers for samples, strike offs, testing, mock ups, Buying samples/fits.
  • General administration duties

Assistant Garment Technologist - The Candidate:

  • Exceptional communication, organisation and prioritisation skills
  • Min 6 months experience in a technical role
  • Attention to detail
  • Education in textiles to degree level 
  • Understanding of fabric testing/wearer trial
  • Understanding of size specifications and grading rules
  • proficient user of Microsoft packages
  • Driving License and own transport is essential

Assistant Garment Technologist - The Package:

  • Competitive salary

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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