Technical Designer for Men's RTW
Our client is a high-end casual, chic and classic women’s and men’s apparel company that has retail stores spanning the globe. They have been recognized by fashion influencers for their thoughtfully designed, purposeful collections featuring relevant, wearable pieces, fine fabrics and exceptional fits. Their cool, modern offices located on the west side of Manhattan, directly reflects their strong company culture and collaborative philosophy.
In this role you will create technical specification packages that include; illustration, flat sketch with measurements, construction details, sewing instructions, and trim sheet.
Analyze products and develop correct fit specifications
Confirm correctness of sketch with technical requirements of style
Work closely with Design, Patternmakers, Sample Room & factories on developing and evaluating samples
Attend fittings involving design prototypes
Evaluate samples and communicate changes to factories/vendors
3+ years experience in technical design experience
Strong working knowledge of garment construction, pattern making, specification measurement and manufacturing techniques
Experience in writing of product technical specifications
Ability to sketch by hand – mechanical specs and freeform sketches
Experience with Illustrator, PLM, WebPDM, and Excel