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Technical Developer, Intimates

Salary: $35.00 - $45.00/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: Diploma
Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: Theatre, Fashion, Exhibit and Other Creative Designers (5243)
NOC Job Title: Women's Fashion Designer
Expires in 51 days
Expires: 2021-07-07
Last Updated: 2021-04-07

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Job Number: 666258




Job Location(s)

611 Alexander Street
Suite 118
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6A 1E1, Canada

Job Description

Role: Technical Developer, Intimates (NOC 5243)
Salary:  $35.00 - $45.00 /hour + Benefits (Extended Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life Insurance) + may be eligible for bonuses and salary increases, if applicable
Hours: 40 hours/week (overtime applies after 40 hours), Permanent  
Location of work: Aritzia Support Office (#118-
611 Alexander St. Vancouver, BC, V6A 1E1)
Number of positions: 1

As a member of the Technical Development team, you will be part of the team responsible for delivering the Creative Design vision and Aritzia’s customer expectations through the fit, construction and quality of our product. As the Technical Developer, Intimates, you will deliver the highest quality intimates through your manufacturing knowledge and proactive and collaborative communications with cross-functional teams and vendors.

1.    FIT STANDARDS
To ensure that our intimates deliver a consistent and superior fit
a)    Fit Measurements – Ensure effective and accurate fit measurements are incorporated into the fit process
b)    Grading – Ensure product meets grading standards and manage exceptions effectively
c)    Tolerances – Ensure product is delivered within the acceptable fit range and manage exceptions effectively 
d)    Fit Classifications – Ensure product is delivered within Aritzia fit classifications and manage exceptions effectively
e)    Fit Block Library - Use Aritzia’s Block Library to ensure brand integrity and consistency

2.    CONSTRUCTION STANDARDS
To ensure that our intimates execute with best in class construction
a)    Product Category – Ensure product fits within its designated category
b)    Brand – Ensure product meets Aritzia brand standards
c)    Label Placement – Ensure product meets Aritzia Label Placement standards
d)    Trim Standards – Ensure product meets Aritzia Trim standards

3.    TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
To ensure that all intimates fit samples execute the creative vision
a)    Tech Pack – Ensure tech pack meets design standards and manage exceptions effectively
b)    Prototype Sample – Ensure Prototype Sample meets design standards and manage exceptions effectively
c)    Top Sample – Ensure Top Sample meets design standards and manage exceptions effectively

The Technical Developer, Intimates will possess the following qualifications: 

  • Completion of a diploma or university degree in Fashion, Technical Design, or a related field  
  • 3 – 5 years of technical design and development experience working for a fashion apparel retailer
  • 2+ years of experience in intimates and bra construction
  • Previous experience with broad range of women’s fashion
  • Extensive knowledge of garment and fabric construction, fabrications and how they translate to garment, garment performance standards and manufacturing methods
  • Knowledge of and experience with fit tests/evaluation and implementation of corrections
  • Demonstrated technical ability in pattern interpretation, patternmaking, grading, fit and garment construction
  • Well versed in points of measurement and measuring techniques
  • Strong technical drawing and sketching skills

***Please see attached job description for more details regarding this position***


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Expiring: Jul 07, 2021