Tuesday , December 5 2023

Maurices Employment – Technical Designer

Website Maurices

Job Description:

Ascena retail group, inc. is a leading national specialty retailer offering apparel, shoes, and accessories for women under the Premium Fashion segment (Ann Taylor, LOFT, and Lou & Grey), Value Fashion segment (maurices and Dressbarn), Plus Fashion segment (Lane Bryant and Catherines), and for tween girls under the Kids Fashion segment (Justice). ascena retail group, inc. operates eCommerce websites and approximately 4,800 stores throughout the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. Ready to apply? We currently have an opportunity for a Technical Designer – maurices to join our team located at our Corporate Office-maurices-Duluth, MN 55802.

Position Overview:
The Technical Designer is responsible for coordinating and monitoring the garment technical development process from design development to production. They will analyze and review merchandise construction and overall quality.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Create, update, and utilize blocks, and patterns to ensure standards are being met
  • Establish, monitor, and maintain fit, grading, construction, and workmanship standards for your product category and ensure consistency across all vendor and factory bases
  • Provide technical expertise and support to cross-functional teams on fit development and pre-production activities
  • Lead fit sessions, analyze fit and accurately communicate corrections of the assigned product area
  • Manage and monitor all styles from order placement through pre-production to meet the time and action calendar
  • Competitive shop the market researching size, fit, construction techniques, and labeling

Job Requirements:

  • Adaptable and flexible to the changing needs of the business/department
  • Seen as a constant contributor to the team both inside and outside of his/her own function
  • Accurately estimate time and difficulty of individual tasks and projects; makes conscious decisions about how time is spent; negotiates realistic deadlines upfront and delivers on commitments
  • Holds self-accountable for individual results; takes appropriate and timely action on individual tasks and projects to achieve objectives

Qualification & Experience:

  • Ability to work independently or part of a team
  • Possess strong written and verbal communication and critical thinking skills
  • A clear understanding of pattern making/grading and how fabrics/trims affect the fit of the garment
  • Proficient in Web PDM or similar product management system, a clear understanding of Adobe Illustrator drawing tool and Microsoft office software
  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent business experience in the related area
  • 5-7+ years of experience in technical or manufacturing experience

Job Details:

Company: Maurices

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Design, Art/Creative, Information Technology

Job Location: Duluth, MN, US

Application Deadline: N/A

Apply Here