OVERVIEW:
We are looking for a Garment Technologist specialising in Cut & Sew to join our team in Mauritius. You will need to establish and deliver functional excellence through providing high quality support and expertise in cut & sewn garment construction, pattern, fitting, sizing, grading and quality. Utilize garment manufacturing knowledge to execute the most desirable products in the most effective and efficient way. The role provides cross-functional teams in all fit, construction and technical related efforts through development to production stage.  
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING:
Management and Support: 
Support Cut & Sewn products including t-shirt, joggers, sport bra and hoody
Hands on evaluate samples at all stages, identify areas of concerns and discrepancies, rectify and facilitate problem solving and corrective actions needed to find the solution and decision making in any technical related issues (conducting fit sessions/body form sample evaluation inclusive)
Manage technical standards and fit blocks development and application
Follow up timely, monitor process and progress of product approval to hit deadlines
Provide support on seamless products and require going through learning provided by the company
Support and execute Vendor Sample Certification program through education and training to liaise their understanding of the brand to elevate product & service standards consistence, including factory visit
Support and participate team project management and present to the business partners internal/external as one team to meet business goal/objectives

Strategy:
Foresee and resolve any potential production issues, balance cost effective production approach and brand’s requirements proactively so as to drive fit approval efficiency & accuracy and support any initiatives along with these goals

Collaboration: 
Collaborate with internal sourcing team, QA team and other cross-functional teams through development and production execution
Drive for product and process improvement and consistent execution
Encourage best practice sharing

Analytics:
Review tech packs and all product comments
Identify areas of concerns
Address and resolve prior to proto making and production
Maintain data integrity at all time to analysis factory performance for future improvement

Knowledge and Opportunity: 
Develop clear understanding on brand requirements and close partnership with HQ counterparts to build high trust as one team
 
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
Relevant experience in Cut & Sewn garment construction overall
Cut & Sewn pattern making knowledge, fitting, sizing and grading
Pattern system knowledge – Gerber or Lectra is highly preferable
Aesthetic eyes for high end products
University graduated major subject in Garment manufacturing and technology, Pattern making, Grading, Fitting and Construction is highly preferable
Proficient in MS office - Excel and Words
Good command of written and communication in English