Luxury Pattern Cutter - Gerber

Create Recruitment Specialists Ltd
London (East)
From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum
16 Nov 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a luxury ladies ready-to-wear designer, is currently looking for an experienced Pattern Cutter to join their expanding studio on a permanent basis.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Job description:

·Creating first patterns from design sketch

·Ensuring that all patterns are produced and finalised to the required fit and measurement standards, utilising company blocks while ensuring they reflect to the seasonal silhouette

·Verify conformance of patterns or template dimensions to specifications using measuring instruments

·Measure patterns and apply data accurately into Spec Sheets for Technical team

·Mark identification numbers or symbols onto patterns or templates

·Attending development and production fit meetings and amending patterns accordingly to the requests discussed

·Communicate with in-house Garment Technologists and Product Developers to ensure that finished patterns are produced to the required specification and finishes

·Making production patterns and measuring samples

·General organisation of pattern room

·Mentoring interns

Ideal candidate:

·Must have at least 5 years pattern cutting experience within women's wear

·Strong technical knowledge and experience of garment construction, pattern cutting and textiles across various women's wear categories

. Knowledge of Gerber Version 10

·Excellent time management skills with the ability to meet deadlines and work well under pressure

·Must have good analytical skills to be able to interpret design sketches into first patterns

·Personable and dependable team player

·Proactive team player with great interpersonal skills

·Great written and verbal communication skills

·Qualification within higher education, preferably in fashion related studies

Closing date for application is November 17, 2017

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