Techincal Designer/ Graphic (Apparel)

Civil Clothing - Torrance, CA

Full-time

Job Description
To manage the fit and construction process for quality garments leading to on time deliver. Primary Duties * Lead/direct fit session on live model with cross-functional teams (Design/Merchants/Product Development) to evaluate garment fit, constructions and styling details. * Ability to articulate the fit issues and present solutions during the fit session to cross functional teams. * Accountable to resolve fit issues and to clearly communicate to vendors, illustrator and/or pattern corrections w/in a 24-72 hour turn time. * Accurately apply grade rules and make pattern corrections * Take ownership to maintain accuracy of tech pack specs and construction pages. * Work directly with Production manager * Establish and maintain brand fit, spec and construction consistency. * Collaborate with Design in initial stages of tech pack spec development. Translate design sketches and/or sample into spec and construction pages. Review tech packs prior to turn over for accuracy. * Performs other related duties as assigned
Job Requirements

  • Degree in fashion design, apparel production or textiles * Minimum 5 years’ of proven technical design experience * Advance knowledge of garment construction, fabric characteristics and garment performance standards * Working knowledge of, Illustrator and Excel * Demonstrated strong grading knowledge * Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills * Strong prioritization and organizational skills * Ability to work in a fast paced dynamic environment with a keen sense of urgency * Ability to work as a team member across multiple cross-functional teams * Ability to flex between multiple product categories * Demonstrated ability to adapt to changes and be self-motivated

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $16.00 to $18.00 /hour

Experience:

  • T shirt design: 1 year (Required)
  • Graphic Design: 2 years (Required)