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at Antonacci Clothes Ltd.
Location Toronto, Canada
Date Posted Jun 25, 2018
Category Other
Job Type Full Time

Description

Position: Master Tailor (NOC 6342)
Employer: Antonacci Clothes Limited
Location: 99 Norfinch Drive, North York Ontario M3N 1W8
Location of employment: 99 Norfinch Drive, North York Ontario M3N 1W8,
Telephone: (416) 663-4093; Fax: (416) 663-3769
Email: marcello@antonaccisuits.com
Wage & Hours: $ 25.64 per hour for 40 hours per week
Terms of employment: Permanent – full-time
Language of work: English
Shifts: Day
Benefits: Group insurance plan
Vacancies: 1 full-time and permanent position

Job Description:
- Mark, cut and sew fabric;
- Confer with customer to determine type of material and garment style desired;
- Measure customers for size using a tape measure, recording measurements for future reference;
- Develop new designs and/or adapt existing designs for garments to fit customers’ measurements, applying knowledge of garment design, construction, styling and fabric;
- Position pattern of garment parts on fabric, and cut fabric along outlines, using scissors;
- Measure parts of a garment such as sleeves or pant legs, and mark or pin-fold alteration lines;
- Record required alterations and instructions on tags, and attach them to garments to later determine what changes need to be made;
- Fit, alter, repair, and make made-to-measure clothing, according to customers' and clothing manufacturers' specifications and fit, and applying principles of garment design, construction, and styling;
- Fit and study garments on customers to determine required alterations;
- Let out or take in seams in suits and other garments to improve fit;
- Remove stitches from garments to be altered, using rippers or razor blades;
- Assemble garment parts and join parts with basting stitches, using needles and thread or sewing machines to make finished product;
- Press garment, using hand iron or pressing machine;
- Maintain garment drape and proportions as alterations are performed;
- Make garment style changes, such as hemming & tapering pant legs, narrowing lapels, and adding or removing padding;
- Repair or replace defective garment parts such as pockets, zippers, snaps, buttons, and linings;
- Sew buttonholes and attach buttons in order to finish garments;
- Estimate how much a garment will cost to make, based on factors such as time and material requirements.

Employment Requirements:
• 5+ years of experience as a Tailor creating high-end custom-fitted, handmade suits and garments;
• Vocational /Tailoring certificate or diploma or equivalent experience;

Competencies:
- Creativity and attention to detail;
- Strong working knowledge of garment construction in men apparel and ability to perform high quality workmanship including by hand and by machine;
- Problem solving skills – identifying and resolving problems in a timely manner; developing alternative solutions;
- Team player, initiative, judgment, reliability, interpersonal skills, flexibility, client focus, organized;
- Designing, restyling, alterations, tailoring, dressmaking, repair
- Work with all types of materials: silk, velvet or pile fabrics, nylon, textiles and leather, cotton or synthetic, satin, polyester or synthetic

As an equal opportunities employer, we encourage applications from all sections of the community especially underrepresented groups such as First Nations, women and recently arrived immigrants.

Please send resume to marcello@antonaccisuits.com

Please indicate “Master Tailor NOC 6342” in the subject line of your email or the cover letter of your resume