Pattern Technologist

£20000 - £25000 per annum
06 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Contract Type
My client are looking to add a new Pattern Technologist to their team in Stockport. They are a leading manufacturer of protective wear they are a forward thinking company ideal for somebody looking to for more than just a job. Job Description : To proactively support the sample, pattern and specification process to ensure suppliers are fully equipped for Production. Ensure the quality and performance of products meet customer expectations. Prompt efficient and effective production of patterns to establish desired fit, appearance and construction for bulk production, including any subsequent queries leading to final approval by agreed dates. Identify, rectify and record any pattern faults or amendments and report to all relevant personnel and suppliers. Maintain clear concise pattern database. Investigate, evaluate and rectify any subsequent pattern problems within the the life of a product ensuring all relevant personnel are informed. Produce size charts and ratings for specifications Attend meetings with customers and suppliers when necessary. Provide support for other site's pattern department To undertake all other activities that are deemed appropriate by Management. Skills & Abilities Good communication skills Excellent knowledge of pattern cutting , grading & garment construction Computer literate with good working knowledge of Word, Excel. Gerber Accumark Pattern System (CAD) is essential Ability to maintain good working relationship with customers and suppliers. To be able to work in an accurate manner with attention to detail. Experience Pattern Technology qualification or relevant experience Understanding of product certification Experienced pattern cutting and knowledge of garment construction Hours Working hours are 40 per week Monday - Friday flexible dependent on customer needs. Travel to offshore factories if necessary to evaluate compatibility of pattern systems. Please apply or call Sam Penman This job was originally posted as