Senior Garment Technologist

Location
North London, United Kingdom
Salary
Dependant on experience
Posted
21 Jan 2022
Closes
21 Feb 2022
Ref
LAL-BOF-1628356038683796
Contract Type
Freelance
Hours
Full Time

Key Responsibilities:

  • Measuring, assessing and fitting samples prior to fit sessions and to ensure quality standards are adhered to
  • Managing Customer fit sessions to ensure accuracy of information and product
  • Internally fit product for all self-approving Customers and reporting back to the department Garment Technologist with comments
  • Providing clear instructions to overseas factories with amendment images/drawings where necessary
  • Approve grading based on the customer’s grading rules
  • Managing test reports and working with factories to improve standards. Approving fabric testing and care labels
  • Managing product development in line with critical path- monitoring and updating product status
  • Check the inspection reports from our QC team overseas
  • Resolve any issues with the sales/ production team
  • Checking fabrics and trims on Production Samples to ensure they are within approved quality and appearance
  • Having overall responsibility for the development of garments from order through to production ensuring they perform to customer spec and quality
  • Good knowledge about pattern cutting and amendments
  • Good knowledge about the construction of the garment
  • Working closely with the design department

The Candidate:

  • Well organised and methodical approach to work, driven by attention to detail
  • Able to work under pressure and adapt to the task at hand
  • Exemplary communication skills
  • Knowledge of techniques and type of stitching in order to improve the overall wear and tear
  • Good understanding of grading
  • Experienced in Adobe Illustrator and Microsoft Excel
  • 2 years minimum work experience as a garment tech, ideally at another premium brand
  • Great Prospects and Opportunities