Temporary Grading and Pattern Cutting Assistant

Job Reference : 00825
Location : Head Office - Nottingham
Closing Date : 17/01/2018
Department : Design
This is a temporary role for approximately 4 months assisting, as needed the Grading and Pattern Cutting Department, in particular the Pattern Grading Assistant Manager to keep the flow of work on schedule.
Create, check and file working drawings for size charts to the department’s requirements.
Chase, find and return garment samples required for grading.
Assist with tracing, card cutting and marking up of graded and sample patterns.
Digitise and prepare patterns on the Assyst computer and assist with filing, library organisation and pattern sending as required.
Convert sample patterns to AAMA format.
Assist Pattern Cutters and Sample Machinists as and when required.
Any other related duties, not specified above, as outlined by your Line Manager.
Essential Experience and Skills Required:
Grading or Pattern Cutting related qualification or equivalent.
Minimum GCSE or equivalent Grade C in Maths.
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, Coral Draw and Illustrator.
Previous credible experience of basic grading or pattern cutting.
About You:
Knowledge of garment construction.
Excellent communication skills.
Highly systematic, well organised and meticulous attention to detail.
Ability to work on own initiative.
Able to prioritise and work to set deadlines.
Flexible to travel and work extra hours as needed.
In addition to the annual salary this role attracts -
Flexi time
An annual leave entitlement of 28 days, inclusive of Bank Holidays


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.