Date Posted: 8/4/2017

Technical Designer


  • Roark
  • United States
  • California
  • Laguna Beach, CA
  • 5 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available
Job Description

THE ROARK REVIVAL: TECHNICAL DESIGNER

ABOUT ROARK //
Roark is an adventure lifestyle brand based in Laguna Beach, Ca. that has won numerous awards for its efforts. The brand chronicles the exploits of a bar-brawling hellion across the globe inspiring collections of clothing and trinkets inspired by the travels. It’s distributed in wide variety of retailers from surf, skate and snow to outdoor, travel and menswear doors. Follow the revival at www.roark.com

POSITION SUMMARY //
Roark requires an experienced Technical Designer to support our authentic product offering inspired by seasonal trips focused on adventurism, local cultural and firsthand experience on the ground. Our product ranges from technical outerwear to woven shirting, denim and functional board shorts. Potential candidates require 5-7 years’ experience, advanced knowledge of garment construction, fabric characteristics and skilled be skilled in pattern making.

RESPONSIBILITIES //
• Provide technical design, spec creation
• Complete sample evaluation and fittings
• Create and distribute comments to vendors
• Create and maintain standard block, specs, and other reference materials as needed
• Understand the importance of maintaining block fits
• Manage and maintain library of basic block patterns
• Work directly with the Design, Sourcing and Production teams
• Communicate with factories to resolve problems with fit, construction and quality issues
• Manage workload to maintain sample and production timing
• Work closely with other team members to help manage overall workload for the department

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS //
• Minimum of 5-7 years of experience
• Must have excellent communication and organizational skills
• Must be able to work proficiently in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
• Advance knowledge of garment construction, fabric characteristics and garment performance standards
• Demonstrated strong grading knowledge
• 5-7 years pattern making experience
• Must have computer patternmaking skills

TO APPLY //
Please submit your brief cover letter and resume through Malakye.

Perks

Date Posted: 8/4/2017

Technical Designer


  • Roark
  • United States
  • California
  • Laguna Beach, CA
  • 5 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available