Thule Inc
Date Posted: 5/26/2017

Prototype Maker / Sewing Technician

  • Company: Thule Inc
  • Country:United States
  • State:Colorado
  • Location: Longmont, CO (Boulder Area)
  • Required Exp: 5 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Thule is looking to add a Prototype Maker / Sewing Technician to its team in Longmont, Colorado.

The Prototype Maker / Sewer will create sewn prototypes and mock up samples based on Product Design and Product Development requests.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Develop sample patterns using AutoCAD software and facilitate sharing of the patterns with 3rd party factories during the product development process
• Cut required materials and sew full / partial prototype bag samples as needed to solve development issues, design questions or function challenges
• High level skill in both pattern making and sewing required for this position as it’s a one person shop, so candidate must posess both skills sets to be successful!
• Create bills of material (BOM) and sewing time estimates as needed to ensure product designs can meet target costs
• Work closely with design/development departments to maximize design for manufacturing (DFM) allowing the best product, with fewest defects to be produced at the lowest cost
• Manage a sample development schedule and prioritize according to changing needs of design/development departments
• Maintain a stock of supplies (fabric, zippers, webbings, foams, Velcro, trims, etc.) to allow for immediate sample making when requests arise
• Oversee the maintenance of sample room equipment as needed for sample making

Job Requirements

RECOMMENDED POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
• 5+ years of outstanding pattern making and sewing skills. Must be capable of production quality pattern making and sewing
• High School Diploma or GED equivalent required, Bachelors Design, Manufacturing or CAD helpful, but not required
• 5+ Years of experience developing cut and sew bags, packs or luggage including pattern making and sewing
• Solid knowledge Adobe Illustrator, autoCAD, Lectra or other patterning software required
• Strong In-depth knowledge of cut and sew, strong communication skills, and must be EXTREMELY detail oriented
• Language skills in Vietnamese, Tagalog, Mandarin or Cantonese beneficial, but not required

To apply, please click on the "External Application" link, and be sure to let us know you found this job on Malakye!

Perks

Date Posted: 5/26/2017

Prototype Maker / Sewing Technician

  • Company: Thule Inc
  • Country:United States
  • State:Colorado
  • Location:Longmont, CO (Boulder Area)
  • Required Exp:5 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Thule is looking to add a Prototype Maker / Sewing Technician to its team in Longmont, Colorado.

The Prototype Maker / Sewer will create sewn prototypes and mock up samples based on Product Design and Product Development requests.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Develop sample patterns using AutoCAD software and facilitate sharing of the patterns with 3rd party factories during the product development process
• Cut required materials and sew full / partial prototype bag samples as needed to solve development issues, design questions or function challenges
• High level skill in both pattern making and sewing required for this position as it’s a one person shop, so candidate must posess both skills sets to be successful!
• Create bills of material (BOM) and sewing time estimates as needed to ensure product designs can meet target costs
• Work closely with design/development departments to maximize design for manufacturing (DFM) allowing the best product, with fewest defects to be produced at the lowest cost
• Manage a sample development schedule and prioritize according to changing needs of design/development departments
• Maintain a stock of supplies (fabric, zippers, webbings, foams, Velcro, trims, etc.) to allow for immediate sample making when requests arise
• Oversee the maintenance of sample room equipment as needed for sample making

Job Requirements

RECOMMENDED POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
• 5+ years of outstanding pattern making and sewing skills. Must be capable of production quality pattern making and sewing
• High School Diploma or GED equivalent required, Bachelors Design, Manufacturing or CAD helpful, but not required
• 5+ Years of experience developing cut and sew bags, packs or luggage including pattern making and sewing
• Solid knowledge Adobe Illustrator, autoCAD, Lectra or other patterning software required
• Strong In-depth knowledge of cut and sew, strong communication skills, and must be EXTREMELY detail oriented
• Language skills in Vietnamese, Tagalog, Mandarin or Cantonese beneficial, but not required

To apply, please click on the "External Application" link, and be sure to let us know you found this job on Malakye!

Perks

Date Posted: 5/26/2017

Prototype Maker / Sewing Technician

  • Company: Thule Inc
  • Country:United States
  • State:Colorado
  • Location:Longmont, CO (Boulder Area)
  • Required Exp:5 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available