Assistant Product Technician

Castleford, United Kingdom
Closing date
26 Apr 2023

Job Details


At Burberry, we believe creativity opens spaces. Our purpose is to unlock the power of imagination to push boundaries and open new possibilities for our people, our customers and our communities. This is the core belief that has guided Burberry since it was founded in 1856 and is central to how we operate as a company today.

We aim to provide an environment for creative minds from different backgrounds to thrive, bringing a wide range of skills and experiences to everything we do. As a purposeful, values-driven brand, we are committed to being a force for good in the world as well, creating the next generation of sustainable luxury for customers, driving industry change and championing our communities.


To support the development and introduction of new products and production methods through teamwork with the Industrialisation team, developing SOP's for new production methods and standards to allow smooth transaction into Production allowing training to production line operators.


  • Work with the Senior Production Technician, Industrialisation Product Technician and Sample Machinists to support SOP creation and refinement, along with visual standards, video SOPs, GSD element refinement
  • To raise any safety or quality concerns observed during the course of work activities and to follow all safety procedures
  • Support sample production and bulk production when the flow of new SOP's
  • Be flexible in regard to duties and working hours to suit the business following reasonable requests by the Senior Production Technician (Potentially covering mixed/staggered shifts to complete SOP's on the nightshift, and occasional weekend work to support urgent sample delivery deadlines)
  • Attend training courses/activities as required to enhance skills flexibility and knowledge


  • Illustrator and Photo-Shop experience essential
  • Good level of literacy and numeracy
  • Advanced computer literacy
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of a range of product construction methods
  • Training experience desirable
  • Production sewing experience
  • Problem solving skills
  • Teamwork


Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

Posting Notes: United Kingdom || Not Applicable || Castleford || INTERNAL MANUFACTURING || CASTLEFORD || n/a ||


Founded in 1856, Burberry today remains quintessentially British, with outerwear at its core. Digital luxury positioning and intensive focus on design innovation, quality and heritage icons of the trench coat, trademark check and Prorsum knight, ensure continued brand purity and relevance globally across genders and generations.

At Burberry, every individual, every team and every function, shares an incredible passion for the brand and is guided by a ‘brand-first’ mind-set. Decisions are evaluated through the lens of the long-term health and vitality of the Burberry brand.

Burberry believes that in order to be a great brand it must also be a great company. Inspired by three Core Values - Protect, Explore, Inspire - rooted in the brand’s heritage and continually informing its guiding principles, Burberry leverages its compassionate and creative thinking culture to continually innovate and drive the brand forward.


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