Vacancies

We are currently looking for candidates for 2 positions - Garment tech and production assistant.   Job descriptions below.

Full/part time Garment tech

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage Menswear & Ladieswear across wovens, jerseys and knits (Main focus on Menswear)
  • Create Technical Packs with detailed sketches, specifications and clear comments from proto stage
  • Organise and conduct fit sessions from proto through to shipment.
  • Responsible for sealing and issuing graded specs.
  • Establish and update key blocks
  • Liaise with the Far east and European agents/supplies
  • Work to critical paths and to maintain dead lines

 The ideal candidate:

  • Minimum 5 years experience working as a Garment Technologist in multi products
  • Experience in both Menswear & Ladieswear
  • Good Knowledge in wovens, jerseys and knits
  • Thorough understanding of construction, fit, and sealing processes
  • Good communication and computer skills. Excel literate.
  • Attention to detail
  • Good organisational skills
  • Pro active team player


Salary dependent on experience.
To apply please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@folkclothing.com

 Production assistant

We have an exciting opportunity for a full time graduate production assistant for a 5-6 month period. They will assist both the womenswear and menswear production and development teams in the creation of new seasons and the coordination of the current season production.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the setting up of tech-packs
  • Assisting with the creation of spec drawings using Adobe Illustrator
  • Organizing trims to be sent to factories for sampling and production
  • Measuring new samples for fit meetings
  • Measuring and quality control of shipment samples
  • Updating style information on the online data management system
  • Maintaining fabric and trim information on the online data management system
  • Creating mock-ups and visual tools for factories
  • General support for the production and design teams  
The ideal candidate :  
    • A recent graduate from a relevant Fashion or Textiles course
    • May have previous experience of working in a production environment
    • May have a basic understanding of sewing and garment construction
    • Have a good knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Microsoft Office
    • Be organized and have strong communication and problem solving skills
    • Work well in a small team  


Salary: 18,000, per annum To apply please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@folkclothing.com