Apparel Company Is Hiring Technical Designers In All Markets (Los Angeles)

Candidates must have 3-5 years experience as a Technical Designer with an understanding of production garment construction and fit.
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Candidates must have 3-5 years experience as a Technical Designer with an understanding of production garment construction and fit.
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Apparel Technical Designers needed in all Markets!

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with designers to develop initial design tech packs and garment technical specifications using block patterns and original samples
  • Update spec packages after each fitting using illustrator and Photoshop
  • Send and track comments and prototypes to the factories
  • Act as the point of contact for vendors and answer questions regarding fit, specs, pattern, trims and construction; Daily communication with vendors required
  • Identify potential production, quality and costing issues and make recommendations to ensure brand integrity
  • Develop fit standards to ensure size, grading, construction and fit consistency within the brand and product categories
  • Research and resolve fit, pattern and construction issues; continually research competition in the market for various construction techniques, new technology and fit
  • Schedule and lead fit sessions by addressing all construction and fit issues for each garment
  • Identify fit problems and offer solutions to correct

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of experience as a Technical Designer
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Understanding of production garment construction and fit
  • Must be able to interpret design intent and create alternative solutions
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and prioritize workload to meet calendar goals
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop & Excel
  • Knowledge of Gerber and Web pdm a plus
  • Ability to multitask, problem solve and effectively influence

Salary is DOE.

To apply, please send your resume to Katie at kbrody@24seveninc.com, subject line "Apparel Technical Designer."