“Bespoke Suits, Tuxedos, Kaftan for men and Womenswear and Bridal dresses for women”A Fashion House is looking to hire a Pattern Maker/Production Manager
As a Pattern maker, you are to create templates that are used to massproduce clothing's.You will translate blueprints and design models into factory patterns using drafting software or freehand measurement techniques. As a Production Manager, you are to supervise and manage the tailors and are responsible for the timeline, quality, and volume of products ensuring they conform to high standards. You will work handinhand with the Designer and Consultants to ensure that all clothing's are made according to client’s timeline, specification and needs.
Responsibilities and Duties
Liaise with the Designer and Consultant to discuss base designs to create blueprints.
Creating rough draft templates using either a computer drafting software and hand techniques.
Measuring, cutting and designing patters on the fabric required.
Working with the Stock Manager on availability of items necessary for production.
Supervising tailors to ensure accurate production of all clothing’s according to timeline, needs and specification.
Ensure durability and standardization of all products.
Oversee all production and curtail unnecessary wastage.
Ensure all materials are organized at each stage of production and processing.
Reduction of flaws in designs.
Oversee maintenance and cleanliness of production rooms.
Ensure discipline among the tailors.
Meeting with Designer’s and Consultant’s to review final products and fittings.
Reporting to the Client Service and Operations Manager on final production
BSc or BA in Any Science or Arts Degree ( A degree in Fashion Design is a plus).
2+ years proven experience as a pattern maker for menswear and womenswear.Good knowledge of Fashion
Use of Computer Drafting Software I.e CAD. (Tech pack) is a plus.
Great Communication and Emotional Intelligence Skills.
Ability to work to a deadline.
Physically fit and ability to stand for long periods.
Ability to lead a team and work with a team.
Relevant Certifications in Pattern Drafting is a plus
Excellent motor skills with experience using measuring, snipping, milling and cutting tools.
Good use of computers and MS Office.