Posted in Art 30+ days ago.
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Location: New York, New York
Work with Technical Design team to learn basic responsibilities of a technical designer, including:
Create and maintain technical specifications from first prototype sample to production.
Maintaining appropriate fit and construction for first prototype sample to production.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Work with Technical Design to learn how to:
Populate and maintain PLM Data Tables to support product technical specifications.
Work with Merchandising/Design to establish appropriate brand specific fits.
Reveal technical specifications to appropriate recipients.
Ship hard goods e.g., prototype garments, styling/construction mock-ups and paper patterns to appropriate recipients.
Evaluate prototype samples, fit samples for measurement, construction accuracy and quality.
Review pre-production samples for construction detail accuracy and raw materials verification.
Provide approval/rejection feedback to appropriate recipients for fit samples and size set samples for measurement and construction accuracy, and quality.
Provide technical guidance to appropriate recipients for fit samples alterations.
Participate in maintaining consistency of product fit, technical specifications and development processes across brands.
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Computer skills: PEI PLM, Illustrator, Email, digital camera operation, Gerber knowledge helpful.
Knowledge of basic garment construction
Skill in basic pattern making
Basic knowledge in pattern grading
Basic knowledge in fabrics and trims
Acute attention to detail
Ability to manage deadlines and changing priorities
Good written and verbal communication skills
Ability in being a dedicated team player
Working towards accredited Degree in Technical Design, Apparel Design or Apparel Production, or other related field.
Basic knowledge of PLM. Confident in use of Illustrator, Email.
How to measure a garment and how to write points of measurement for a garment.
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