Textile Designer / CAD Designer - BSC Qualified

Recruiter
Bluetownonline Ltd
Location
Macclesfield
Salary
17500.0000
Posted
06 May 2017
Closes
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Textile Designer

Location: Macclesfield

Salary: £17,500 - £18,750 per annum (depending on experience)

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent (37.5 hours per week)

Job Role:

Our Client is a long established traditional textile mill located in Macclesfield producing both screen and digitally printed fabric for the luxury worldwide market place.

They are currently looking for a creative, enthusiastic and self-motivated person to join their existing design team. The role will involve creating original designs as well as reworking and recolouring designs from their extensive on site archive.

Key Responsibilities

Designing:

  • Develop new ranges as sales require, twice yearly for seasonal sales
  • To help develop new designs, working closely with other members of the design team and to customer's specification

CAD:

  • Colour and print artworks, as requested by customers and sales

Technical Screen engraving:

  • To draw designs to screen parameters, working with Production to ensure that designs are suitable for screen. This includes separating, mixing, and cutting designs

Screen engraving:

  • Sending designs thru to the Screen engraving department, checking that designs are technically correct

Digital:

  • To design, colour and separate design work for customers

Other duties:

  • Checking other designer's work, to help with training when and where required.

Skills Required

  • BSC qualified
  • Excellent CAD skills - Experience of AVA / NED graphics packages preferred although not essential
  • Colourist skills or experience
  • Ability to work to deadlines and briefs
  • Confidence in presenting ideas to both sales and customers
  • Hand drawn / digital illustration skills
  • A keen eye for trends
  • Strong attention to detail

Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Textile Designer, CAD Designer, Screen Engraving, Technical Screen Engraving, Colour Print Artworks, CAD, BSC Qualified, AVA, NED Graphics, Colourist, Textile Artist may also be considered for this role.