Garment Technologist

Recruiter
QHQ Ltd
Location
Surrey
Posted
17 Jan 2019
Closes
15 Feb 2019
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, a luxury high fashion athleisure brand is looking for a Garment Technologist to join their successful team.

Briefly the role involves:

  • Reporting & working closely with Product Development / Production Manager. You will also be working with company founder and designer on the product development.
  • Help with all technical information required by PD to complete all new product TECH PACKS for manufacturers and suppliers
  • Organize fit sessions. Make sure garments are measured and ready for fit session, are to a high standard, gathering and communicating information to suppliers with photos, comments after each fit session
  • Organising wearer trials to ensure garments perform well as well as look great. An understanding of the fabrics used in ranges, and how to care / wash and wear test these garments.
  • Working with PD ensuring samples are on time and in line with critical path
  • Checking of samples throughout development process, always making sure the product is of the best standard and quality
  • QA check of production quality when required
  • Communicating with external and internal teams.


Candidate qualifications:

  • Experience working with seamless / cut & sew garments;
  • Thorough experience working within sportswear fabrics and garment construction methods
  • Knowledge of pattern cutting, grading and fitting
  • Full understanding of production methods;
  • Knowledge of quality issues and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication across all levels, both internally and externally
  • Great organisational skills
  • Experience with computer software adobe – illustrator, excel & word
  • Eye for detail

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