Mad Engine Inc.
Date Posted: 5/22/2017

Fit Tech Designer - Brand LRG

  • Company: Mad Engine Inc.
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location: Irvine, CA
  • Required Exp: 5 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Min Salary: $65000.00 - Max Salary: $75000.00 per Year
Job Description

The Fit Tech will handle all aspects of Fit Testing, and service the Product Development team. The role provides objective results to Product Development, Quality Control, Developers and the factory. The overall objective of the role is to ensure that the garments are of quality, fit and approved in time to meet production calendar due dates.

Essential Job Duties:
· Work with designers to establish block specs
· Create grade rules
· Set up construction standards
· Send block specs to vendors
· Coordinate and lead weekly fittings with fit model, designers and developers
· Measure samples and create spec and comment sheets
· Evaluate garment construction for quality and cost efficiency
· Suggest construction / style line changes to design if needed to improve garment flow through factory floor
· Communicate with developers, factory and QC regarding any fabric, trim and or construction issues that may be potential problems
· Send fit comments & construction comments to vendors
· Resolve fit, measurement and construction issues with factory through detailed communication
· Request fit samples and block samples as needed
· Keep production manager updated with possible production issues or delays
· Keep production manager updated with overall vendor performance
· Review acceptable tolerances with production manager & QC based on individual fabric performance
· Make sure that garments are fit and approved in time to meet production calendar due dates
· Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

· 5+ years’ experience in apparel technical design pattern making experience
· Solid understanding of pattern making and grading
· Understanding of production
· Understanding of factory procedures and flow
· Understanding of different fabric characteristics
· Understanding of sweaters and sweater construction
· Strong written and verbal communication skills
· Extremely well organized
· Self-starter and the ability to multi-task and prioritize the work load
· Highly proficient in Excel

Perks

-Medical, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance
-401k with employer match
-Vacation, sick, holiday paid time off

People

Lewis Shuler II

Director of Product Development & Sourcing
Mad Engine Inc.

John Kim

Operations Manager/Item Setup
Mad Engine Inc.

Diana Evans

Technical Design Manager
Mad Engine Inc.
Date Posted: 5/22/2017

Fit Tech Designer - Brand LRG

  • Company: Mad Engine Inc.
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Irvine, CA
  • Required Exp:5 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Min Salary: $65000.00 - Max Salary: $75000.00 per Year
Job Description

The Fit Tech will handle all aspects of Fit Testing, and service the Product Development team. The role provides objective results to Product Development, Quality Control, Developers and the factory. The overall objective of the role is to ensure that the garments are of quality, fit and approved in time to meet production calendar due dates.

Essential Job Duties:
· Work with designers to establish block specs
· Create grade rules
· Set up construction standards
· Send block specs to vendors
· Coordinate and lead weekly fittings with fit model, designers and developers
· Measure samples and create spec and comment sheets
· Evaluate garment construction for quality and cost efficiency
· Suggest construction / style line changes to design if needed to improve garment flow through factory floor
· Communicate with developers, factory and QC regarding any fabric, trim and or construction issues that may be potential problems
· Send fit comments & construction comments to vendors
· Resolve fit, measurement and construction issues with factory through detailed communication
· Request fit samples and block samples as needed
· Keep production manager updated with possible production issues or delays
· Keep production manager updated with overall vendor performance
· Review acceptable tolerances with production manager & QC based on individual fabric performance
· Make sure that garments are fit and approved in time to meet production calendar due dates
· Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

· 5+ years’ experience in apparel technical design pattern making experience
· Solid understanding of pattern making and grading
· Understanding of production
· Understanding of factory procedures and flow
· Understanding of different fabric characteristics
· Understanding of sweaters and sweater construction
· Strong written and verbal communication skills
· Extremely well organized
· Self-starter and the ability to multi-task and prioritize the work load
· Highly proficient in Excel

Perks

-Medical, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance
-401k with employer match
-Vacation, sick, holiday paid time off

Date Posted: 5/22/2017

Fit Tech Designer - Brand LRG

  • Company: Mad Engine Inc.
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Irvine, CA
  • Required Exp:5 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Min Salary: $65000.00 - Max Salary: $75000.00 per Year