Fashion

Freelance
06-11-2018
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Job# 29273 BH# 353313
Contact# 6191156

Assistant Tech Designer

Licensing Apparel company in San Diego is seeking an Asst. Tech Designer to join their team!

Responsibilities:
? Able to identify fabric and trim types, approve lab dips and production submits 
? Maintain master body number log 
? Maintain master spec library of “blocks” 
? Maintain “how to measure” manual describing each measurement point (POM-point of measure); distribute to all factories 
? Follow grade rules for all means, boys, preschool (juvy), toddler, infant, juniors, and girl styles, including custom size ranges per customer 
? Ensure fit and quality standards are communicated to all necessary internal departments and external sources 
? Measure all garment submits 
? Communicate daily with factories overseas, giving directions, answering questions, clarifying points with photos, etc. 
? Send art files to factories, create art specs, answer emails, etc., when Art Coordinator in our department is absent 
? Prepare costing spec sheet for all new style developments from drawings, photos, or retail samples 
? Create drawing of body in Adobe Illustrator 
? Maintain body drawing library 
? Keep up-to-date library of fabrics 
? Evaluate fabrics and adjust specs for fabric to be used for each style 
? Scan factory patterns to send to alternate factories to shorten development lead time and ensure that the same style/fit is consistent coming from multiple resources 
? Provide feedback to factories on development samples, revise specs and sewing construction as needed. Track progress of development samples 
? Any other duties that contributes to Product Development and merchandising 
? Other duties assigned as needed 

Competencies 
To perform this job successfully, the candidate must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactory. The ideal candidate will have an analytical and detail-oriented mindset, have strong problem-solving and communication skills, be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment, and have an understanding of the product development and apparel production process. 

Qualifications 
? Have an understanding of the product development and apparel production process 
? Bachelor’s Degree in a related field preferred 
? 0-3 years of Production/Product Development/Pattern making experience 
? Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
? Strong interpersonal skills 
? Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop is a plus.