Garment Technologist

Recruiter
Gymshark
Location
Solihull
Posted
31 Jan 2019
Closes
01 Mar 2019
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for a Garment Technician to join the Gymshark apparel team. You'll be responsible for being part of our development team, ensuring that the product is to a high, Gymshark standard. We are dedicated to finding the perfect candidate to join our Gymshark family, someone who can bring an exemplary level of skill and add to our culture by sharing the same values and beliefs that make us who we are - visionary.

What you'll be doing:

  • Fitting garments to a high standard and gathering accurate information to create detailed comment forms to send to suppliers
  • Work with Materials Development team to analyse and resolve any fabric issues
  • To carry out a range of technical, investigative work to ensure the product is delivered to the best of standards
  • Assist in organising wearer trails, ensuring our garments don’t only look great they perform too
  • Ensure sealers are ready on time and in line with the critical path
  • Work closely with buyers and designers to crate new garment specs and collaborating to determine best fabric and trim combinations
  • Keeping critical paths up to date and communicating any changes to the merchandiser, product and trading teams
  • Effectively communicate the global supply chain
  • Thorough checks of all samples submitted across all development stages – Ensuring all fabrics meet Gymshark standards
  • Keeping spec standards high, communicating effectively throughout the business internally and externally

What you'll need:

  • Proven knowledge in Cut & Sew garment construction
  • Thorough understanding of factory methods and production
  • Ability to measure and grade to a high standard
  • Good knowledge of Excel e.g. Tech Packs
  • Understanding of Critical paths
  • Experience using a PLM system

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