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Assistant Garment Technologist

Job Title: Assistant Garment Technologist
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Industry:
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
REF: 3707_1651825680
Contact Name: Joanna Nathan
Contact Email: joanna@trprecruitment.com
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description


My boutique knitwear supplier is looking for an Assistant Garment Technologist to cover knitwear across womens, mens and childrenswear. You will be part of a lovely team of Designers and Account Managers and report into the Director.
This person must already have one years experience.

Main Responsibilities will include:

  • Advise key measurement and construction detailing to design/development packs to facilitate production of samples.
  • Measure and fit all samples during the development process in collaboration with the Knitwear Designer.
  • Update each style with comprehensive fit comments providing detailed technical instructions to suppliers.
  • Managing, working towards and updating the critical path from proto sample to bulk production.
  • Fitting and approval of bulk sealing samples, preparing graded size charts for production.
  • Reviewing base and bulk test reports of all fabrics and trims and approving wash care instructions.


Person Specifications:

  • Strong technical knowledge of knitwear, garment fitting and construction.
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in a similar role.
  • The ability to effectively communicate across internal departments and external sources.
  • Knowledge of fabric, lab testing and assessment of results.
  • Keen eye for detail and team player.
  • Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook.