Product Designer x 2

Product Developer / Garment Tech Background

Location – Cheshire West

Salary TBA

Our client is currently looking for 2 additional PD’s to join the team. This role reports to a Principle Product Designer for a specific product type. It is focused on executing and co-ordinating product design tasks as part of a wider design team. This may include developing and using specialist garment design skills

Duties and responsibilities

  • Analysis of customer requirements

  • Development of design concepts using CAD/ CAM (Gerber & AutoCAD)

  • Create detailed design drawings using AutoCAD and photography

  • Participation in design reviews and customer meetings

  • Preparation of design documentation

  • Support manufacturing sites through New Product Introduction activities

  • Research materials, processes or market requirements

  • Support prototype development working closely with machinists

  • Provide customer support as required throughout the development process

  • Support testing events, on-site and off-site

  • Occasional travel to support business requirements – all grades

  • Make presentations to present design ideas and concepts. – all grades

    Skills

  • Garment/product design

  • Anthropometric sizing

  • Gerber Pattern Design Software

  • Auto CAD software

  • Understanding of clothing manufacture

  • Understanding of product validation, testing and qualification

  • Technical documentation compilation (Report writing, Standard Operating Procedures, Qualification

    documentation)

  • Holds self and others accountable to meet commitments

  • Plans and prioritises work to meet commitments aligned with company goals

  • Makes sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems

  • Develops and delivers communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different

    audiences

  • Builds partnerships and works collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives

  • Knows the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement

Further job and company details avaialble following a conversation.