Do you have a strong passion for garment construction and are you looking for a challenging new position? Do you have a positive personality and completed a MBO or HBO education in fashion (textiles/garments)with 3-5 years of experience?
Please check out this vacancy for Garment Technician at a sporty fashion company.

Organisatie

Our client is an international company in surf, slope, beach and street styles. 50% of their collection is crafted with sustainable fabrics. They are working together towards one goal: to provide active and meaningful experiences to an ever-growing community.

Functie

As a Garment Technician, you will be responsible for achieving the best technical and aesthetical fit for the garment (supported by digital 3D garment simulation). Assuring the workmanship and fabric quality (mechanical & chemical) are in line with the
quality & CSR standards. You will be a team member of product creation process in close collaboration with design & buying. The role reports to the Head of Production, Sourcing and 3D Technic.
Key accountabilities

  • Manages and execute the (3D) garment process to ensure the fit, workmanship, fabric quality (mechanical & chemical) for all products, such that: The best technical and aesthetical fit is achieved;
  • The quality standards for the products are ensured;
  • The mechanical/ chemical/workmanship standards across all products are maintained;
  • Buyers & designers are coached concerning the execution of the highest fitting/pattern/quality standards;
  • Quality and fit claims are minimalized. Partners with Design and Buying to offer optimal product engineering options to meet design intent and margin targets for new fits and constructions

Drives the risk assessment of products with a focus on fit and quality, such that:

  • Technical and commercial recommendations and decisions can be made in a timely manner;
  • Quality and fit claims are minimalized;
  • Problems can be solved in an early stadium.

Maintains the requirements and relevant manuals/plans, such that:

  • A healthy and well-functioning product process is ensured;
  • The fitting- and quality of sampling and production are made according the standards and requested design.

Works closely with the buying & design of the relevant gender product categories, such that:

  • The correct ‘block fit’ for each developed style is selected and on style level the correct size specs are defined
  • The fit meetings are organized and executed and (if needed) the size specs and grading are adjusted, and the construction and workmanship comments are given
  • The fabric quality, workmanship, market requirements, (child) safety regulations and efficient manufacturing possibilities are assured and optimized;
  • Product creation process is maximized to support

Vereisten

Our ideal candidate meets following profile

  • Educational level: Bachelor degree or similar with a focus on textile & garments
  • At least 3-5 year of experience in Apparel and/or Sportswear industry
  • Knowledge of fitting/development programs is essential
  • Pattern knowledge is desirable
  • Advanced user of PLM system, MS Office Word/ Excel/ Power point/ Clo-3D is desirable
  • Technical/ professional knowledge: product development skills
  • Excellent verbal and written language skills in English
  • Capable of working in a dynamic international environment and good communication skills: E-mail, phone and video conference communication with agents and suppliers
  • You are a positive team player with a no nonsense mentality who can perform under pressure.

Informatie

Are you interested in this vacancy and do you meet the requirements? Pls apply via the button below. For more information you can contact Loes Noom 0610955167.