Womens Sportswear Designer

Irvine California
Required Experience: 3 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 6 days ago

The La Jolla Group is a worldwide leader in the action sports apparel business segment with a fast paced, high energy environment that is continually on the move. With prominent brands such as O’Neill, Spiritual Gangster, and Hang Ten, La Jolla Group has proved to be a builder of great brands, a creator of innovative products, and a master of operational excellence.

Join our team and enjoy a casual work environment, onsite gym, discount on clothes, summer hours and employer provided lunches and fruit! We believe our employees are our strongest asset and invest in their growth by focusing on developing their strengths.

Essential Job Functions

⏵ Responsible for technical sketches and execution of a portion of the womens sportswear line

⏵ Responsible for creating and maintaining all cads, tech sketches, boms, and tech packs

⏵ Must have ability to create and manipulate stripe, plaid and illustrator texture fills

⏵ Must be meticulously proficient in executing complete tech packs in Illustrator format

⏵ Involvement in womens processes including: fittings, reviewing strike-offs, comments to sourcing, vendor follow-up, and handovers to production, and sourcing

⏵ Must be able to communicate clear ideas and know who our customer is through research and shopping

⏵ Must be able to analyze market trends and apply to specified categories responsible for

LJG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information and any other characteristics protected by law.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

⏵ Proficient on Mac platform specifically with Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop

⏵ Understanding of apparel design and garment construction

⏵ Knowledge in fabric and wash development

⏵ Ability to work as a team player and take direction

⏵ Attention to detail

⏵ Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

⏵ Positive attitude

⏵ Highly organized

⏵ Presentation skills

⏵ Able to multi- task and prioritize workload/deadline driven

⏵ Knowledge of PLM Lectra is a plus

⏵ Please submit examples of your work or portfolio to be considered.

Required Education and Experience

⏵ 3 years of design experience

⏵ B.A. or A.A. Degree in Fashion/Apparel/ program

Physical Requirements
Seeing: Must be able to see well enough to read reports.
Hearing: Must be able to hear well enough to communicate with customers, vendors and employees.
Standing/Walking: Must be able to move about company building.
Climbing/Stooping/Kneeling: Must be able to stoop or kneel to pick up products.
Lifting/Pulling/Pushing: Must be able to lift up to 10 pounds.
Fingering/Grasping/Feeling: Must be able to type and use technical sources.