Carve Designs
Date Posted: 4/20/2017

Assistant Designer

  • Company: Carve Designs
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location: Mill Valley, CA (San Francisco Bay Area)
  • Required Exp: 2 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Min Salary: $40000.00 - Max Salary: $50000.00 per Year
Job Description

Carve Designs is a beach lifestyle apparel brand based in Mill Valley, California. We sell women’s swim & lifestyle apparel to specialty retailers around the country. We have an established business online and wholesale, and are now growing our direct to consumer business.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Primary responsibilities of the Design Assistant are to support the development of all CARVE DESIGNS product which includes; beach lifestyle apparel (active apparel, swimsuits, surf shorts, rash guards, knits & sweaters, woven tops & bottoms, some dresses, and outerwear). There is also an opportunity to have dedicated design projects like prints, graphics, and accessories.

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT:
1. ILLUSTRATOR CADS: maintaining and creating black & white sketches, color/pattern filled bodies, preparing for in house presentations.
2. PHOTOSHOP CADS: recoloring print CADs/Patterns as needed in Photoshop
3. MILL SHEETS: create mill sheet for art placement, load into Dropbox for sharing.
4. FIT COMMENTS: measure or re-measure garments when necessary &learn how to complete fit comments, pattern sketches, update measurements, and introductory grading.
5. EXCEL TECH PACKS: create new tech packs in conjunction with Designer; sketch, CADS, BOM/Trims, construction, & measurements
6. CONCEPT & PRODUCT RESEARCH: provide concept & product research each season. Not limited to images, sketches, shopping, fabric, & trim research
7. ACCESSORY DESIGN: opportunity to design a few styles each season and create tech packs for proto making and update seasonally as needed.
8. CALENDAR: reviewing and achieving calendar dates & deadlines

DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. DAILIES : correspond to all vendors and answer promptly regarding fit questions. Reach out to Designer for relevant info.
2. APPROVALS / COMMENTS: provide comments and track lab dips, print & trim submits, and file as needed.

Job Requirements

SKILLS NEEDED:
The ideal candidate must be both a strong creative and a highly organized being. You will need strong Illustrator & Photoshop skills, Fabric & Trim Knowledge, Fit, Color, and have an amazing organizational capability in order to excel in this role. We are looking for a highly motivated, creative, self starter individual who thrives in fast-paced and creative environment.

1. CREATIVE
2. DETAIL ORIENTED
3. SELF MOTIVATED/SELF MANAGED
4. ILLUSTRATOR FLAT SKETCHES
5. ILLUSTRATOR &PHOTOSHOP CADS
6. EXCEL FOR BOM & SPEC CREATION
7. COLOR APPROVALS
8. FIT & CONSTRUCTION
9. FABRIC & TRIM KNOWLEDGE
10. 1-3 YEARS EXPERIENCE
11. SOME GRAPHIC DESIGN OR ACCESSORY DESIGN CAPABILITY IS A PLUS

* LOCAL CANDIDATES PREFERRED

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume through Malakye.com

Perks

Date Posted: 4/20/2017

Assistant Designer

  • Company: Carve Designs
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Mill Valley, CA (San Francisco Bay Area)
  • Required Exp:2 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Min Salary: $40000.00 - Max Salary: $50000.00 per Year
Job Description

Carve Designs is a beach lifestyle apparel brand based in Mill Valley, California. We sell women’s swim & lifestyle apparel to specialty retailers around the country. We have an established business online and wholesale, and are now growing our direct to consumer business.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Primary responsibilities of the Design Assistant are to support the development of all CARVE DESIGNS product which includes; beach lifestyle apparel (active apparel, swimsuits, surf shorts, rash guards, knits & sweaters, woven tops & bottoms, some dresses, and outerwear). There is also an opportunity to have dedicated design projects like prints, graphics, and accessories.

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT:
1. ILLUSTRATOR CADS: maintaining and creating black & white sketches, color/pattern filled bodies, preparing for in house presentations.
2. PHOTOSHOP CADS: recoloring print CADs/Patterns as needed in Photoshop
3. MILL SHEETS: create mill sheet for art placement, load into Dropbox for sharing.
4. FIT COMMENTS: measure or re-measure garments when necessary &learn how to complete fit comments, pattern sketches, update measurements, and introductory grading.
5. EXCEL TECH PACKS: create new tech packs in conjunction with Designer; sketch, CADS, BOM/Trims, construction, & measurements
6. CONCEPT & PRODUCT RESEARCH: provide concept & product research each season. Not limited to images, sketches, shopping, fabric, & trim research
7. ACCESSORY DESIGN: opportunity to design a few styles each season and create tech packs for proto making and update seasonally as needed.
8. CALENDAR: reviewing and achieving calendar dates & deadlines

DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. DAILIES : correspond to all vendors and answer promptly regarding fit questions. Reach out to Designer for relevant info.
2. APPROVALS / COMMENTS: provide comments and track lab dips, print & trim submits, and file as needed.

Job Requirements

SKILLS NEEDED:
The ideal candidate must be both a strong creative and a highly organized being. You will need strong Illustrator & Photoshop skills, Fabric & Trim Knowledge, Fit, Color, and have an amazing organizational capability in order to excel in this role. We are looking for a highly motivated, creative, self starter individual who thrives in fast-paced and creative environment.

1. CREATIVE
2. DETAIL ORIENTED
3. SELF MOTIVATED/SELF MANAGED
4. ILLUSTRATOR FLAT SKETCHES
5. ILLUSTRATOR &PHOTOSHOP CADS
6. EXCEL FOR BOM & SPEC CREATION
7. COLOR APPROVALS
8. FIT & CONSTRUCTION
9. FABRIC & TRIM KNOWLEDGE
10. 1-3 YEARS EXPERIENCE
11. SOME GRAPHIC DESIGN OR ACCESSORY DESIGN CAPABILITY IS A PLUS

* LOCAL CANDIDATES PREFERRED

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume through Malakye.com

Perks

Date Posted: 4/20/2017

Assistant Designer

  • Company: Carve Designs
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Mill Valley, CA (San Francisco Bay Area)
  • Required Exp:2 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Min Salary: $40000.00 - Max Salary: $50000.00 per Year