|Date Posted||May 31, 2018|
|Job Type||Full Time|
Love working with a team?
Are you outgoing and ready to build your career in a fun & friendly atmosphere?
Then we’ve got opportunities for you!
At Bootlegger, we value teamwork, entrepreneurship, passion, growth, and trust. We promote a spirited culture of performance, fun and creativity. People are our most valuable resource and we invest in their well-bring through a generous associate discount, competitive compensation and benefits package.
Come work with us, the place for Jeans!
Job Description: To ensure that all garments produced by the Product Development Team are of the correct fit, look, style and quality. To control and maintain consistency in fit and look. To ensure the look is fashionable and current to the market place trends. To ensure quality standards are consistent with divisions standards.
In-depth knowledge of garment construction and design. Experience with fitting procedures, pattern making. Detailed oriented, with accuracy and precision. Experienced with interpreting market trends in order to achieve current fashions and desired look. Demonstrated ability to take initiative. Strong communications skills both verbal and written. Ability to work both independently and with others in a team environment. Good time management skills, ability to prioritize, and problem solving skills.
Fit Development, Quality and Standards
•To maintain the approved block for each commodity to ensure consistency in fit.
•To measure all samples within areas of responsibility for fit, and production against size specifications to ensure the desired fit is achieved in a timely manner.
•To check construction, fit, style details to original sample and Division Minimum Manufacturing Specifications.
•To make corrections to specifications and details to achieve desired fit and look.
•To clearly communicate to the vendor any changes, or corrections that need to be made.
•The Fit Technician with Product Developer or Assistant Buyer (for appropriate commodities) will approve production samples from first orders to repeat orders to maintain consistency.
•To ensure quality standards are being met to Division's Manufacturing Minimum Standards Specifications.
•To continually strive to upgrade the product without affecting the value.
•Notifying Buyers of improvements to quality and specifications. To communicate corrections, modifications, approvals of samples to the vendor, and Product Developer within the timeline and action schedule deadlines.
•Create fit sketches to aid the vendor in correcting fit issues.
•To identify and analyze problems, make sound recommendations and take appropriate action. Follow-up to ensure all production details and specifications are being respected (i.e. corrections made to production).
•Maximizes efficiency of department through organizational abilities and detail orientation.
•Effectively prioritizes, meets deadlines and manages time effectively.
•Previous pattern making experience required.
•Textiles degree required.
•Excellent written and communication required.
•Must be a team player with good analytical, mathematical,organization and time management skills.
•Flexible and open to new ideas.