Our well-established,Toronto-based ladieswear client requires a Senior Garment Technician.
This person should be highly organized, efficient, and a team player. The Garment Technician will work closely with the designer, product developer and overseas factories.
Must possess experience using CAD systems for a minimum of 2-5 years, PAD, Lectra or Gerber software.
Responsibilities Include :
Issue precise guidelines for the fit, size specifications and construction of garments
Lead fit sessions with live models
Make comments and manage timelines of prototypes in a clear, descriptive, timely manner and communicate with our overseas factories
Manage all aspects of technical design including precise technical sketches, spec packs, trim approvals and details for overseas suppliers
Manage and update pattern work in progress and follow up production and delivery schedules
Identifying and assisting in resolving problems during production process in relation to fit and construction.
Maintain sample library from prototypes through production
Delegate work within the pattern department and streamline the process for creating / altering patterns Qualifications
Diploma in Fashion Design or related field
3-5 years experience as a fit technician / patternmaking / grading
Excellent knowledge of garment construction
Proficient in MS Excel, Word and Outlook
Proficient in Adobe Illustrator. Photoshop and Indesign an asset
Strong organizational skills
Ability to adapt to a fast paced changing environment
Excellent communication skills
Resumes to colin colintex.com