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Technical Apparel Designer
Westmoor Mfg Co. Fort Worth, TX

Technical Apparel Designer

Westmoor Mfg Co.
Fort Worth, TX
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • $60,000 to $70,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Westmoor Manufacturing, a family-owned company located in Dallas/Fort Worth, is looking for a Technical Apparel Designer to join our creative team in the exciting task of developing Rock and Roll Denim, Panhandle, and Powder River Outfitters fashion for men, women, and children. Our team is hard working, creative, and goal oriented with a supportive team atmosphere. The successful Technical Design candidate can expect focused mentoring and experiences to help them achieve higher levels of Technical Design abilities.

 

Duties:

  • Develop technical fit of assigned categories
  • Work closely with Designers, Merchants, and factories to develop intended design and fit
  • Educate Designers and Merchants about technical fit and construction
  • Produce accurate specification packages including sketch details, base size specifications, and graded measurements which adhere to established fit and construction standards
  • Evaluate fit and pre-production garments for technical specifications, consistent fit, and proper construction
  • Establish fit consistency across vendors
  • Coordinate and lead fit sessions on body form and model to assess fit, proportion, and overall silhouette
  • Participate in Quality Control reviews as needed
  • Travel overseas as needed to evaluate bulk goods and mentor suppliers
  • Other duties as assigned or required

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Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Apparel Design or Patternmaking
  • 3+ years of experience in Technical Design
  • Working knowledge of patternmaking, technical fit, and construction standards
  • Positive, high energy, and ability to thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment
  • Self-motivation with a strong work ethic, attention to detail, and ability to work well within a creative team
  • Ability to think proactively and solve problems
  • Ability to work autonomously on key deliverables
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong project management, organizational and presentation skills
  • Working knowledge of Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Currently live in the Dallas/Fort Worth area

This position will undergo a drug test and background check, in accordance with local law/regulations.

 

Education

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Experience:

  • Adobe Illustrator: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Adobe Photoshop: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Garment construction: 3 years (Required)
  • technical design: 3 years (Required)
Company Description
Westmoor Mfg. Co., maker of Panhandle | Rock & Roll Denim has been established for 75 years, manufacturing successful western apparel brands. Company provides a fresh take on apparel while diversifying the company’s brand portfolio. Through these brands, the company has continued to pursue its love of fashion, designing and creating stylish, high-quality merchandise.

Address

Westmoor Mfg Co.

4901 North Frwy.

Fort Worth, TX
USA

Industry

Technology

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