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Garment Technologist

Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
REF: 4637_1708964677
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Job Description

An amazing opportunity for a Garment Technologist with a leading Womenswear retailer. The ideal candidate will have experience as a multi-category Womenswear Garment Technologist, ideally working within a high street supplier or in-house for a brand. If you are conscientious, analytical, takes pride and ownership in your work apply now.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for all aspects of garment quality assurance and fit.
  • Attend fit meetings with buyers, designers, and pattern cutters.
  • Measuring, documenting, and assessing samples from first fit to production.
  • Checking construction and quality of garments, advising on options and solutions for quality assurance
  • Keeping production critical path up to date, ensuring samples are fitted, comments sent out timely.
  • Writing notes, preparing comments, grading specs and updating workbooks
  • Manage and support testing/safety standards ensuring all products meet min requirements.
  • Arranging for product testing
  • Interpreting test reports and issuing wash care information.
  • Discussing with QC / team members / suppliers to see how best to resolve any quality issues.

Person Specification:

  • 5 years' recent experience as a womenswear Garment Technologist ideally within a high street brand.
  • Knowledge of garment construction, fit, quality assurance, wash/care instructions and an understanding of patterns.
  • Experience in multi womenswear product (Knit, Jersey and Woven), in casual, outerwear, and soft tailoring.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills (verbal and written) and the ability to build relationships across all levels of the business.
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Packages particular Excel
  • Knowledge in test reports, what tests are required for which product.