Job Description

Job Code : KLHSRTech - Kids and Ladies Sr Technical Devloper Status: Position filled
Location : Toronto
Starting Date : Immediately
Salary : TBA
Description :

This highly motivated individual will bring a willingness to learn new skills and be flexible with their skill sets
in a small team. They will have worked 5+ years at a fashion company and have complete and total understanding
of technical design as it applies to mass production overseas.
This person will report to the Apparel Design Director, and manage a Jr. Technical Designer.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
-Measure _t samples
-Enter data into technical specs
-Attend _t seasons with Apparel Design Director and Jr. Technical Designer
-Process _t comments (includes direct communication with overseas vendors)
-Sketch technical designs in Illustrator and edit current designs
-Update seasonal tracking sheet in excel
-Creating new technical packages with garment construction and graded garment specifications from a
Sketch or original sample
-Effectively interpret design esthetic into the overall hanger appeal of the garmenth
-Managing _t timelines and PP sample timelines
-Managing email correspondence with overseas vendors
-Communicating with the production team and Q.C team.

Skills :

-Understands patterns and sewing construction
-Can develop an original pattern block from scratch
-Deep understanding of graded specs and grading adjustments
-Can sew a sample mock up and make a _rst draft pattern if required
-Pro_cient in sketching in Illustrator and organizing data in excel
-In depth knowledge of garment construction as it applies to mass production
-Able to identify _t issues on garments and communicate corrections e_ectively to overseas manufacturers
-Able to sketch technical drawings quickly and accurately
-General awareness of Children’s Safety laws and testing requirements
-Highly organized and motivated
-Keen eye for detail
-Experience working with Indian and Chinese manufacturers
-E_ectively manage deadlines
-Graduate of a college or university degree in a fashion design program