Production, Technical & Wholesale

Assistant Garment Technologist

Freedom Recruit
City of London, London

JOB TITLE: Assistant Garment Technologist

RESPONSIBLE TO: Garment Tech Manager (Farah & Original Penguin)

This role is to support the tech team as an admin support and a chance to look after your own departments.

Responsible for sample tracking, measuring and prepping samples for fit sessions. This candidate would be very organised and has great time management as well as knowing the priorities in the department.


Working in a fast paced multi-category (from outerwear to t-shirts and woven shirts) Menswear technical team for the Brand

Providing admin support to the Garment Tech manager/tech team on a day-to-day basis:

Tracking/processing incoming and outgoing samples

Creating weekly fit list

Measuring samples - in preparation for fit meetings

Assisting with processing internal inspection reports and certification

Assisting with creating construction details information

Attending weekly production meeting with garment technologists and production co-ordinators, and assisting on follow up processes (chasing outstanding samples/test reports/inspection reports)

Related administrative tasks- filing, updating development and production trackers

To report directly into the Senior Garment Tech

Working towards Taking responsibility for specific product areas across brands.

Working and building relationships with core teams to ensure all brands and product areas quality is being maintained.

Working towards attending initial design meetings and giving input on technical challenges for products discussed.

See the products through from development to bulk shipment and development to pre-production.

Updating in house system on a daily basis to ensure critical path is being maintained.

Using time efficiently to also approve test reports/ICs/AQLs.

Working and building relationships with core teams to ensure all brands and product areas quality is being maintained.


Would suit a student/new graduate looking to move in the technical field - first stepping stone to becoming a garment technologist

A great team player and supportive.

Some knowledge of garment construction/pattern cutting would be an advantage

Good communication and computer skills (Excel, internal critical path management systems will be taught)


Natalie Smith

If this Assistant Garment Technologist role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference 58085_1555081458.