Production, Technical & Wholesale

Junior Garment Technologist

JOB TITLE: Junior Garment Technologist
RESPONSIBLE TO: Garment Technologist Manager


● Working alongside the tech team to ensure technical/fit/quality and make
standards are upheld across the menswear brand.
● Taking responsibility for specific product area/s across the brand
● Attending all initial design meetings and giving input on technical challenges for
product discussed
● Initiating tech packs including specifications for costing and proto purposes via
PLM (Product Life Management - internal critical path management
● Requesting and chasing up PP and Top samples using development WIP on a
weekly basis (for all product areas)
● Updating PLM on a daily basis regarding received samples, garments approvals,
lab test reports and final inspection reports
● Logging sample approvals and rejections on PLM
● Working with Wholesale Merchandisers and Product Development teams to
enforce critical path dates and timelines are maintained
● Assisting in the organization and running of fit sessions as required
● Preparing (Proto/SMS) samples with measurement ahead of fit meetings
● Attending Proto fit sessions for all product areas
● Issuing fit/technical comments, amendments and additional requirements to
● Prioritizing specification charts to be issued to the vendor based on lead time
● Answering and resolving quality queries from vendors via email / telephone in a
timely manner.
● Quality checks on Shipments as required
● Other ad-hoc duties technical responsibilities as advised by management


Someone who has not just started as an Assistant but someone ready to be signed off as a Junior Garment Tech.

● Minimum 2 years experience working in the industry
● Men's multi- product experience preferred
● Good garment construction/pattern knowledge
● Understanding of sample lead times
● Good knowledge of Excel, Word and the ability, and willingness, to learn new computer
● Strong organizational skills
● Excellent verbal and written communication is a must
● Commercially minded, with a keen eye for detail
● Able to think calmly and clearly under pressure
● Degree in Garment Technology, Pattern Cutting, Clothing Design or similar is desirable
● Basic Illustrator skills


Natalie Smith

If this Junior Garment Technologist role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference 57799_1544005968.