Garment Technician

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POSITION SUMMARY:

The Garment Technician will own the technical development of the underwear and sleepwear collections each season assigned to He/She, in collaboration with the NY Design & Technical team on fit and style direction.
He/She will ensure consistency of fit across all collections.
He/She will guide and share technical knowledge on fitting and work-management skills with team/s.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES OF THE JOB:

  • Compile, analyze, and input information into PLM/PDM to deliver a comprehensive technical pack including measurement charts, sewing specifications, and BOM (foam pad and wire).
  • Analyze and evaluate garments for construction, quality, and measurement.
  • Work with Hub/Global Sourcing team/s closely managing and tracking sample TNA - Assisting where prompt conversation with vendors & action is needed.
  • Help uphold SOP set in place internal and external within the company. For example -making sure vendors have a clear understanding of our brands development/fit process.
  • Build relationships with Vendors to understand and support their technical capabilities.
  • Being the connective technical link between the vendor and merchandisers by providing valuable information when concerns and call outs arise.
  • Ensure fit and quality standards are established and communicated to merchandisers.
  • Responsible for fit approval from 1st Fit through to PP approval.
  • To participate in communication with cross functional teams and global teams sharing knowledge, aiding to better alignment.
  • To participate in global projects to create and define new SOP and best practices.

TEAMWORK: Calibrated mind set which builds good working relationships and leads to team building. Collaborate toward deadlines and deliverables. Able to communicate effectively across the team and organization.

ORGANIZING: Works according to defined schedules and deadlines; takes direction well and able to work with high accountability; manages own work and tracks progress. Seeks out resources to get things done; able to multi-task and adapt to changing priorities.

ENVIRONMENT: Ability to work in fast-paced, team-oriented setting.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
  • Experience: 4+ years of pattern making, grading and construction experience in underwear and sleepwear for the women's and/or men's
  • Education: Diploma or above in technical Design / Patttern Grading or equivalent experience.
  • Skills:
  • Solid working knowledge of sewing techniques, stitch properties and overall garment detail.
  • Knowledge of garment fit and ability to instruct a contractor on the garment manufacturability.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organized and detailed oriented. Takes immediate action to resolve issues and problems.
  • Team player with good inter-personal skills.
  • Fluency in English. Chinese is an advantage.
  • Strong Ms Office skills (Word, Excel, Outlook). Knowledge in PLM/PDM system is an advantage.


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