Garment Technologist

24 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Job Summary: As a Garment Technologist you should be highly motivated, with technical flair, excellent communication skills and a can-do attitude. The job holder is responsible for liaison with customers and suppliers and management of the critical path from initial fit to production approval across all garment types. Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities: Controlling the sealing process through to the creation of product specs. Management of the critical path within the technical department Approval of lab drips, trims, wash cares and test reports. Attending fit meetings Production QC checks and fits Communication with warehouse, buying and design within Boohoo as well as external customers to ensure all relevant stakeholders receive relevant information. Take responsibility for maintaining operation of technical department in absence of manager, including while technical manager is overseas. Undertakes travel, including to the Far East when requested. Health & Safety: Fully understands the fire, emergency and health & safety procedures of the workplace Ensures that all potential and real hazards are taken care of immediately, and are reported appropriately. Works in a safe and responsible manner, within the framework of legislation and workplace specific policies. Miscellaneous: Is an ambassador for the brand Attends training, meetings and other events as requested by direct manager or senior management, including Head of Human Resources. Assists colleagues by completing tasks outside own job role when requested, including supporting associated companies. Maintains own working area in a professional and organised manner. Always strives to improve the department’s operation and increase knowledge of own and related job functions. Due to the evolving nature of our organisation, this job description is not exhaustive. While this job description will be reviewed and updated periodically, the job holder may from time to time be required to carry out tasks which are not detailed in this document. The Company is committed to equality of opportunity for all applicants including those with criminal convictions. Basic Disclosure Information about criminal convictions will be requested to assist the selection process and will be taken into account only when the conviction is considered relevant to the position. A copy of the disclosure policy is available on request. To apply for the role of Garment Technologist please apply via the button shown. This job was originally posted as