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Womenswear Pattern Cutter (tailoring)

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  • Date Posted:
    27 September 2023
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  • Location:
  • Salary:
    On Application
  • Job Type:
  • Work Hours:
    Full Time
  • Contact:
    Joanne Stratton
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Job Description

Our client is Britain’s leading independent design company.  They are currently seeking a Womenswear Pattern Cutter (tailoring) to create accurate patterns to the design and technical requirements and ensure that the best possible garments can be produced to given deadlines on a seasonal basis.

Womenswear Pattern Cutter (tailoring) - The Role:

  • To make sample patterns as required, to the design and technical requirements within seasonal deadlines.
  • To resolve any problems that may arise with patterns when used by factories or in house Sample Machinists.
  • Learn to proficiently use the Assyst Computer Pattern Cutting System to create development patterns on a seasonal basis. (training on this system will be provided if necessary)
  • To create development patterns where necessary, manually and also drafting on the stand.
  • To contact factories to resolve sample pattern problems and liaise with technical design staff as required.
  • To attend fitting sessions throughout the development and pre-production stage of each season and make accurate notes relating to pattern alterations.
  • To alter patterns in accordance with fitting details prior to grading keeping to grading deadlines.
  • To assist with pattern grading as and when required to do so.
  • To learn all main systems within pattern cutting area.
  • To help keep the pattern cutting area clean and tidy.
  • To undertake any additional work required in the preparation for the selling shows.
  • To keep up to date with Womenswear trends.
  • Any other duties, not specified above, as outlined by your Line Manager

Womenswear Pattern Cutter (tailoring) - The Candidate:

  • Must have experience in a similar role ideally working with tailoring
  • Accurate and efficient
  • Up to date with Womenswear trends
  • Open to learning new skills
  • Organised

Womenswear Pattern Cutter (tailoring)  - The Package:

  • Depending on experience with benefit package

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.
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