Part-time, Sydney

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Boho Australia

Company: Boho Australia
Job title: Garment Technician
Employment type: Part-time
Location: Sydney
Applications close: May 7

Role Description

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Establishing and communicating standards relevant to fit, manufacturing and quality to support our company objectives
  • Working closely with offshore manufacturers to follow and achieve the critical path from design, sampling, fit, corrections, pre-production and bulk approval
  • Supporting the design team through all stages of garment product development from design to manufacture
  • Translate specification sheets, measurements and grades for new styles - garment details, fabric, print, colourways and labelling for offshore production
  • Generation of specifications and gradings 
  • Measure and QC fit samples 
  • Conduct internal sample fittings to ensure correct fit/specification requirements have been followed and meet customer expectations
  • Offer suggestions and advice on all technical aspects
  • Communicate all amendments to offshore manufacturers clearly and concisely
  • Risk assessment - identify any potential production and quality issues and offer resolutions, before proceeding to bulk production
  • Final QC approval responsibility prior to shipping

Skills required:

  • Min. 2 years + similar role developing apparel
  • Knowledge of pattern making essential
  • Fluent in English and Mandarin
  • Ability to interpret design sketches,with exceptional attention to detail
  • Highly motivated with good organisational skills, and the ability to multi task and work in a fast paced environment
  • A strong communicator - written and verbal - between head office and offshore manufacturing.
  • A "Can Do" positive attitude is essential - we all pitch in and roll up our sleeves
  • Qualification in Fashion Production / Pattern Making / Textile Design / Quality Control or similar
  • Attention to detail and experience working with Microsoft suite.

The successful candidate must be available 4 days a week Monday-Thursday

To apply, contact Dinusha at boho.aus@hotmail.com

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