Full-Time

Associate Technical Designer

Posted on 5/9/2024

Reformation

Reformation

501-1,000 employees

Sustainable women's clothing and accessories

Consumer Goods

Mid

Manchester, CT, USA

Requirements
  • Degree in Apparel design & manufacturing
  • 2-4 years experience in technical design of apparel or relevant training
  • Extreme attention to detail and accuracy
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of garment construction, pattern making, silhouettes, color ways, sewing techniques, fabrication and trim
  • Experience working with overseas factories
Responsibilities
  • Check in samples received from vendors and support measuring
  • Set up initial tech packs assigned to you, select POMs and develop construction callouts
  • Prepare for and attend all category fittings, taking detailed notes and photos
  • Analyze garments to determine compliance of spec, construction, and fit
  • Maintain professional and timely email correspondence with vendors
  • Collaborate with Technical Design Manager on import and domestic proto through production samples
  • Collaborate on creating and carrying out new processes to improve product workflow
  • Update WIP and maintain tracking dates for category
  • Request pattern files from vendors and maintain organized storage folders
  • Organize, manage, and track samples through the department

Reformation specializes in sustainable women's clothing and accessories, utilizing deadstock and eco fabrics in their vintage-inspired designs. The company operates the first sustainable factory in Los Angeles and transparently tracks and shares the environmental impact of each product.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$37M

Headquarters

Vernon, California

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-5%

1 year growth

36%

2 year growth

80%