Job Description

Job Code : FtTchMiss - Fit and Technical Designer Position filled
Location : Mississauga
Starting Date : ASAP
Salary : $45-55k + benefits
Description :

Fit & Spec Technician
We are looking for a Garment Technician with experience predominately in woven apparel to join our team. This person should be highly organized, efficient, and a team player. The Garment Technician will work closely with the designer, product developer and overseas factories. This is a great opportunity for a self motivated person looking to have real input and responsibility in the development of new product.

Responsibilities Include:
• Issue precise guidelines for the fit, size specifications and construction of garments
• Lead fit sessions with live models
• Make comments and manage timelines of prototypes in a clear, descriptive, timely manner and communicate daily with our overseas factories
• Manage all aspects of technical design including precise technical sketches, spec packs, lab dips, trim approvals and details for overseas suppliers
• Manage and update work in progress and follow up production and delivery schedules
• Identifying and assisting in resolving problems during production process
• Maintain sample library from prototypes through production
• Creation of line sheets/story boards
• Assist with other merchandising/clerical tasks and responsibilities

Skills :

Qualifications
• Diploma in Fashion Design or related field
• 3-5 years experience as a fit technician/ patternmaking/ grading
• Excellent knowledge of garment construction
• Proficient in MS Excel, Word and Outlook
• Proficient in Adobe Illustrator. Photoshop and Indesign an asset
• Strong organizational skills
• Detail oriented
• Ability to adapt to a fast paced changing environment
• Excellent communication skills