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DESIGNER/PATTERN MAKER

WearWell Garments - Other
Overview
Salary Not specified
Posting Date August 27, 2019


Description
A position of designer/pattern maker at WearWell Garments Ltd., Stellarton, NS


Skills
Pattern making & Technical Design Requirements
Technical fashion diploma or degree in accredited College or University
Strong knowledge in:
1) Woven fit and proportions
2) Pattern development
3) Sizing
4) Grading
5) Tech pack development in excel
6) Effectively communicating fit and construction information over language barriers (overseas vendors) & in-house.
7) Completing markers for consumption imputing
8) Occasional exporting and sending of patterns overseas
Not a requirement but an asset:
9) Accumark Suite / Gerber V8 - Willing and eager to learn it – daily use required

Merchandising requirements:
Setting up styles in merchandising system, including:
1) BOM’S
2) Fabrics with consumptions
3) Trims
4) Assigning/ importing accurate jpeg sketches to styles
Setting up fabrics & trims in merchandising system, including:
5) Locating and inquiring on new qualities – advising other departments on ordering quantities to fulfill new styles / developments
6) Effectively communicating fabric cost and technical requirements, and occasionally submitting tech packs for garment costing, to overseas vendors.

Graphic Design:
Strong knowledge in adobe illustrator in fashion / garment field:
1) Creating and editing complete and accurate flat garment design sketches – self-sufficient adding stitching, good sense of band vs self-turn design features, clean, consistent, and concise.
2) Creating accurate technical garment specification pages for external use
3) Self-sufficient in grammar and copy writing / checking your own work
4) Go-getter attitude to complete each task as accurately as efficiently as possible


How To Apply
Contact: Mary Helen Connors

By email



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