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Assistant Boyswear Garment Technologist

Job Title: Assistant Boyswear Garment Technologist
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
REF: 3243_1622709428
Contact Name: Georgia Hanley
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

I am seeking a Boyswear Assistant Garment Technologist to join my client based in their amazing central London design studio. They own many premium lifestyle brands and is a wonderful company to work for offering progression, growth and the opportunity to work in a friendly and supportive team.

Main Responsibilities

  • Measuring samples, checking the construction and quality of the garments including fabric quality, colours and print
  • Risk assessment of all products for safety, compliance to global legislations, fabric and trim suitability in relation to construction and functionality
  • Assisting fit sessions alongside Senior Tech
  • Providing notes, comments and diagrams on workbooks, sending to suppliers on daily basis, at proto and production stage
  • Ensuring consistency of fit and grading across multiple products across Childrenswear & Womenswear
  • Keeping production CP up to date
  • Ensuring that the products follow all safety standards and meet minimum requirements on testing
  • Arranging for product testing to be carried out when required
  • Liaising and communicating closely with the wider team including buying, design and merchandising
  • Assisting with the review of submissions sent from the factories including bulk fabric and print submissions
  • Supporting garment technologist team with any daily administrative tasks

Person Specification

  • A minimum of 1-2 years' experience within a similar role
  • A degree or equivalent in clothing technology or manufacture/ fashion
  • IT skills -Ms office (Word, Excel, etc), MS Outlook, Teams
  • Be a quick learner
  • Must have excellent communication skills, be self-motivated, have attention to detail & be a strong team player is crucial
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to communicate and interact with internal and external business partners across UK, Europe and the Rest of the World
  • Knowledge of pattern cutting, grading and construction would be advantageous
  • Experience with Childrenswear product and good knowledge of garment construction and childrenswear compliance.