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Garment Technologist

Listing ID: 1492951

Garment Technologist

Type of Position: Temporary Position
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: People Marketing
Location: Lancashire, North West, UK
Employment Length: Maternity Cover
Hours: Full Time
Experience: 2 to 5 years
Reference Number: 12681PP
Salary / Wage: Up to £30,000 DOE
Twitter Handle: People Marketing
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 3 weeks 2 days
About: People Marketing Fashion Recruitment (est. 1989) is a boutique recruitment agency specialising in the fashion & lifestyle industry. We recruit for a diverse range of vacancies in the UK and internationally, including jobs in design, technical, quality, sourcing, production, sales, buying & merchandising and ecommerce.

The majority of our consultants have first-hand industry experience, and our team are passionate and knowledgeable about the industry and the individuals who work in it. We have an extensive network of candidates built up over the last 25 years. We have an impressive client list of retailers, brands and suppliers within fashion & textiles. We are proud of our reputation for providing a high quality personalised service, and for placing the right candidates in successful long term career opportunities. Our business continues to grow through recommendations from candidates and clients.

This multichannel, multi-product ladieswear fashion retailer is looking for a mid-level Garment Technologist to cover a maternity leave contract of between 9 and 12 months (tbc). I am ideally looking for a hands-on Garment Tech from a womenswear fashion background and a passion for producing beautiful garments.

The successful candidate will attend in-house fit sessions with Designers and accurately record comments. Furthermore they will ensure that throughout the sampling process all comments are efficiently passed back to the factories in a clear and concise manner. Role will involve working directly with offshore offices and suppliers.

Garment Technologist – The Role:

  • Working within a small team of garment technologists team, alongside the Designers
  • Conducting daily fit sessions with the design team where comments are made ready to send to various factories.
  • Produce clear and concise fit comments with supporting images / diagrams for Suppliers to follow
  • Produce size specifications at each stage throughout sampling.
  • Work with overseas factories keeping a good relationship with the suppliers.
  • When required communicate with the onsite warehouse with regards to specific processing requirements.
  • Carry out fabric testing for care label approvals.
  • Managing the critical path and high-lighting potential issues in a timely way.

Garment Technologist - The Person:

  • Experienced Garment Technologist, ideally with 4+ years’ experience within a textiles/retail background.
  • Looking for someone with solid experience within womenswear fashion.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Computer literate including a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and to work to tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.

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