Part Time Inventory/Product Assistant

at Power Of My People (view profile)
Location Burnaby, Canada
Date Posted June 16, 2022
Category Fashion
Job Type Part-time


Power of my People is a small local clothing e-commerce co. that specializes in women’s button- up shirts and other high quality and timeless pieces. We take pride in the quality of our garments from fabric to finished product, and making sure our customers have the best experience possible. We’re inspired by vintage workwear and ivy league menswear, Japanese style magazines and modern minimalism. Our studio is small and we like to keep a relaxed atmosphere while we work.

We are seeking a part-time inventory / product assistant to support the owner and operations of our studio. This position would be perfect for a driven post secondary student currently studying apparel production or design. This is a paid position, 10 hrs per week on average, split across two days, and the option for more hours during busy periods. Hours are flexible during Monday to Friday. We’re located in Burnaby near Lake City Way station. Street parking also available. Start date: Mid July.

Job Outline 

The studio/inventory assistant will support the owner in the daily operations of the business, including, but not limited to: 

  • Assisting with fulfilling online orders
  • Counting and organizing labels and trims for production orders
  • Creating fabric swatch cards for production and marketing purposes
  • Assisting with the preparation for seasonal photo shoots: steaming garments, quality checking photo samples, organizing accessories, etc.
  • Assisting at photo shoots: steaming garments, dressing models, organizing accessories, timing outfits, etc.
  • Assisting with inventory counts and organization of products and trims
  • Assisting with sample making - cutting patterns, sewing if able
  • Carrying out quality checks on inventory at our production facility in Richmond (2-4 times per year).
  • Processing returns and samples.


  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Organized
  • Fluent with basic spreadsheets and computers (Mac)
  • Precise with scissors (quality checking, pattern cutting)
  • Experience with ironing and steaming garments
  • Basic sewing skills (intermediate or advanced sewing a plus)
  • An ideal position for someone who is currently studying post secondary fashion design or production

If interested email your resume to 

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