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Jessilyn Personnel is an apparel executive search firm based on Fashion Avenue in New York City.

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Filling full-time permanent and freelance positions and representing the finest names in the fashion industry.

Job Title Location Salary Job # More
ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLES - FACTORING EXPERIENCE Manhattan 50-70K 7532 Info
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT Manhattan 30-32K 7471 Info
ASSISTANT CAD DESIGNER/ GIRLSWEAR 4-16 Manhattan 50-55K 7520 Info
ASSISTANT TECHNICAL DESIGNER Manhattan 45K-50k 6205 Info
DESIGN ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT Manhattan 40-45K 7509 Info
DESIGNER ASSISTANT Manhattan 40-45K 7513 Info
EDI COORDINATOR/ IT ADMINISTRATOR Manhattan $$$ 7528 Info
FABRIC ASSISTANT Manhattan 45-48K 7533 Info
FIT MODEL SIZE 6 Manhattan 65-85k 7448 Info
FIT MODEL SIZE 8 Manhattan 65-85k 7444 Info
FITTER BRIDAL DRESSES Manhattan $20-25/HR 6244 Info
FREELANCE PATTERNMAKER Manhattan $$ 7527 Info
FREELANCE PATTERNMAKER - WORK REMOTELY NEWPORT, RI OPEN 7517 Info
FREELANCE PATTERNMAKER BRIDAL / EVENINGWEAR Manhattan OPEN 7530 Info
FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER Manhattan $25-30/HR 7465 Info
FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER - WORK REMOTELY NEWPORT, RI OPEN 7518 Info
FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER/ MENSWEAR Manhattan $25-30/HR 6221 Info
GRAPHIC DESIGNER/ MENSWEAR Fort Lee, NJ 45-55K 7398 Info
IMPORT COORDINATOR CHILDRENSWEAR Manhattan 40-55K 7515 Info
MARKER MAKER Long Island 23-25/HR 7525 Info
PART-TIME ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT Manhattan $15/HR 7474 Info
PATTERNMAKER 1ST-PRODUCTION Manhattan 100-120K 7469 Info
PATTERNMAKER PRODUCTION Manhattan 120-140K 7526 Info
PLUS SIZE FIT MODEL-18W Manhattan 65-85k 7449 Info
PRODUCT DEVELOPER Manhattan 90-120K 7511 Info
PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR Manhattan 42-48K 7531 Info
PRODUCTION ASSISTANT Manhattan 45-48K 7534 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR Manhattan 52-65K 7498 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR / PRIVATE LABEL Manhattan 65-75K 7508 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR CHILDRENWEAR Manhattan 75K+ 7457 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR/ TECHNICAL ASSISTANT Manhattan 50K 7535 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR/NJ/BILINGUAL KOREAN Fort Lee, NJ 40k-50k 7372 Info
PRODUCTION CUTTER Long Island 65-80K 7524 Info
PRODUCTION MANAGER KIDS Manhattan 65-85k 7514 Info
SAMPLE HAND/SWIM WEAR/ACTIVE WEAR/ SEWER Long Island $14.00/HR 7495 Info
SEAMSTRESS Long Island 20-25/HR 7522 Info
SENIOR TECHNICAL DESIGN/ SWEATER Manhattan 110K 7499 Info
SEWER/ BRIDAL Manhattan $20-25HR 6245 Info
SEWING ROOM SUPERVISOR DETROIT OPEN 7446 Info
SPEC TECH / BRIDAL Manhattan 45-50K 7472 Info
SPEC TECH/ PRODUCTION ASSISTANT Manhattan 50K 7536 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGNER / KNITWEAR Manhattan 65K 7529 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGNER ASSISTANT Manhattan 40k 7492 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGNER CHILDRENWEAR Manhattan 60-75K 7516 Info

Jessilyn Personnel

New York City’s top Apparel Executive Search Firm is located in the Heart of Manhattan’s Fashion district, representing some of the finest names in the industry. With over 28 years recruitment experience, we believe in the power of building relationships.

A BRIEF HISTORY

For over 28 years, Todd Wayne, president and owner of Jessilyn Personnel, has been the driving force behind our firm. Prior to founding Jessilyn, Todd spent 15 years running a family apparel business affording him a unique perspective into the intricacies of the fashion industry.

From the beginning, the philosophy and foundation of our firm has focused on partnership. Building relationships with, and between, our clients and applicants. This has kept our company thriving and why we are located on 34th Street in the heart of the fashion industry, consistently delivering top candidates to our clientele.

PROCESS

The staff of Jessilyn Personnel conducts an in-depth interview with all of our candidates with every portfolio thoroughly is assessed. We make sure our applicants are qualified before we present them to our clients.

Jessilyn's applicant database is over 700,000 strong. We partner directly with your Human Resources Department to help them find candidates who will meet their specific needs.

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Contact Us

Jessilyn Personnel Inc.

tel: 212 947 3400

fax: 212 247 0035

450 7th Avenue, Suite 2206

New York, New York 10123

Exclusively recruiting apparel's very best and representing the finest names in fashion.

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ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLES - FACTORING EXPERIENCE


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50-70K

Job#: 7532

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Well known Dress Company is looking for an Accounts Receivable individual. Garment industry related experience candidates would Be Preferred Only.

 Ideal Candidate should possess the following skills:

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

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ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 30-32K

Job#: 7471

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Fast paced boutique executive search firm is looking for an energetic, resourceful, efficient, office administrative assistant with experience in apparel. This candidate must think outside of the box and have excellent computer skills.

 Office Administrative Assistant responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 

*Will be trained in other office systems

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ASSISTANT CAD DESIGNER/ GIRLSWEAR 4-16


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50-55K

Job#: 7520

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our client is a large private label childrenswear manufacturer. They are looking to hire an assistant cad designer for girls wear sizes 4-16.

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ASSISTANT TECHNICAL DESIGNER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 45K-50k

Job#: 6205

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is a beautiful luxury contemporary lifestyle brand manufacturer which was established in 1991. Their corporate headquarters is located on Fashion Avenue with their Flagship store in one of New York’s most iconic buildings on 5th Avenue.  Their annual sales are over 100 million dollars with over 500 employees.  The retail price point is between $200 and $1,500 with product manufactured domestically and internationally.  One of the most unique aspects of our client is their sales concept of mail direct and direct selling with 4 national trunk shows a year. Our client has stylists nationwide to work directly with customers in personalizing their wardrobe. Their overall company aesthetic consists of classic lines with impeccable detailing using luxury fabrics in their two collection lines. 

Requirements:

 

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DESIGN ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 40-45K

Job#: 7509

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Moderate sportswear manufacturer is looking for a Design Administrative assistant.

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DESIGNER ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 40-45K

Job#: 7513

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Moderate sportswear manufacturer is looking for a Designer assistant.

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EDI COORDINATOR/ IT ADMINISTRATOR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $$$

Job#: 7528

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Moderate to better dress manufacturer is looking for an EDI coordinator/ IT administrator.

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FABRIC ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 45-48K

Job#: 7533

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Moderate womenswear manufacturer is looking for a Fabric assistant.

Responsibilities:

 

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FIT MODEL SIZE 6


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 65-85k

Job#: 7448

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is an iconic fashion house looking for a size 6 woman's special occasion and workwear fit model. This is a full time position.

Please submit ALL MEASUREMENTS in resume to be considered.

Responsibilities:

Requirements:

DO NOT APPLY WITHOUT MEASUREMENTS

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FIT MODEL SIZE 8


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 65-85k

Job#: 7444

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is an iconic fashion house looking for a size 8 woman's special occasion and workwear fit model. Please submit ALL MEASUREMENTS in resume to be considered. This is a full time position.

Responsibilities:

Requirements:

DO NOT APPLY WITHOUT MEASUREMENTS

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FITTER BRIDAL DRESSES


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $20-25/HR

Job#: 6244

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Magnificent high end retail store located in the heart of Manhattan.  Been in business for over 60 years and sells the most amazing day, evening, MOB.  They also do collaborations with European and American Designers to create product exclusively for their retail stores. Our client also has multiple retail stores located in New York and Canada.  Their price point in retail is $300-$36,000


Our client is looking for fitters for eveningwear, mother of the bride and bridal. Must have retail experience with customer fittings. Must come from Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Barneys etc..

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FREELANCE PATTERNMAKER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $$

Job#: 7527

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Young contemporary design studio is looking for a patternmaker to freelance 2-3 weeks. The assignment will start on 9/7. Must have Gerber experience.

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FREELANCE PATTERNMAKER - WORK REMOTELY


Location: NEWPORT, RI

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7517

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Design studio based in Rhode Island is looking for a patternmaker to work remotely.

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FREELANCE PATTERNMAKER BRIDAL / EVENINGWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7530

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

High end bridal studio is looking for a freelance patternmaker. 

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FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $25-30/HR

Job#: 7465

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Better design studio is looking for a part time samplemaker.

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FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER - WORK REMOTELY


Location: NEWPORT, RI

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7518

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Design studio based in Rhode Island is looking for a samplemaker to work remotely.

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FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER/ MENSWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $25-30/HR

Job#: 6221

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our client is an American luxury fashion company that produces women’s, men’s and accessories and showcases their collection lines twice a year during New York Fashion Week. The company, which is publicly traded, has been in business for over 75 years with an annual revenue of over 4.5 billion dollars. The corporate office is based in New York City with over 1,000 directly owned and operated retail stores worldwide. With over 10,000 employees, their product is being manufactured globally. They sell to luxury department stores and boutiques with retail price points between $150 and $3,300.

Our client is looking for freelance samplemakers to work on menswear. 

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GRAPHIC DESIGNER/ MENSWEAR


Location: Fort Lee, NJ

Salary: 45-55K

Job#: 7398

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Urban Streetwear manufacturer is looking for a menswear graphic designer.

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IMPORT COORDINATOR CHILDRENSWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 40-55K

Job#: 7515

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Description:

Our client is a well-established children’s apparel manufacturer searching for an Import Coordinator with 3-5 years experience 



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MARKER MAKER


Location: Long Island

Salary: 23-25/HR

Job#: 7525

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our Client has been dressing the most prestigious companies in the hospitality, residential and entertainment industry for almost a century. A Domestic clothing Manufacturer, located in Nassau County, Long Island -conveniently located just steps away from the Long Island Rail Road. They are looking for an experienced Marker Maker to join their team.

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PART-TIME ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $15/HR

Job#: 7474

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

We are looking to hire a part-time administrative assistant. This candidate must think outside of the box and have excellent computer skills.

 Office Administrative Assistant responsibilities include but are not limited to:

*Will be trained in other office systems

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PATTERNMAKER 1ST-PRODUCTION


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 100-120K

Job#: 7469

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Better design studio is looking for a 1st-production patternmaker. Work on soft and tailored garments.

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PATTERNMAKER PRODUCTION


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 120-140K

Job#: 7526

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Young contemporary RTW design studio is looking for a table Production patternmaker.

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PLUS SIZE FIT MODEL-18W


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 65-85k

Job#: 7449

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is an iconic fashion house looking for a plus size 18 woman's special occasion and workwear fit model. Please submit ALL MEASUREMENTS in resume to be considered. This is a part-time position.

Responsibilities:

MEASUREMENTS:

***DO NOT APPLY WITHOUT MEASUREMENTS***

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PRODUCT DEVELOPER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 90-120K

Job#: 7511

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Men’s sportswear manufacturer is looking for a product developer.

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PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 42-48K

Job#: 7531

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Moderate womenswear manufacturer is looking for a Product Development Coordinator.

Responsibilities:

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

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PRODUCTION ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 45-48K

Job#: 7534

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Moderate womenswear manufacturer is looking for a Production assistant.

Responsibilities:

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 52-65K

Job#: 7498

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Private label womenswear manufacturer is searching for a production coordinator.

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR / PRIVATE LABEL


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 65-75K

Job#: 7508

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Private label womenswear manufacturer is searching for a production coordinator.

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR CHILDRENWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 75K+

Job#: 7457

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is a well-established children’s and Ladies apparel importer searching for Production Coordinator for immediate hire.

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION: Handles all aspects of import garment production process, from order placement through final inspection for a well-established children’s and ladies apparel importer.

POSITIONS RESPONSIBILITIES: • Issue p.o./production package to overseas factories using internal ERP system • Log in all (lab dip, strike off, fabric quality, fit samples, sales samples, pp, top submissions and submits ) and follow up with on a daily basis with china factories/mills regarding the status of all approvals from both design and the agents/factories and office. Maintain status charts in excel format to track everything • Review work in progress reports on a weekly basis to ensure the production flow of garments is on a timely basis • Issue and track all sample requests including sales samples, pp, TOP and testing samples • Communicate with factories and buying offices on a daily Basis. Communication with retail customers for color approvals, testing, labeling, packaging etc• Follow up on all testing and insure all product is compliant. • Work with factories on hanging, ticketing and packing requirements • 4-6 years of relevant experience • High proficiency in Excel & Word • Experience in knits and woven fabrications, embellishments, printing / embroidery /flocking, stones , belts etc • Experience with child safety rules is important and testing procedure • Good color sense, and ability to review lab dips, strike offs and trims • Ability to communicate with good written and oral skills and work well with others in a team environment

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR/ TECHNICAL ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50K

Job#: 7535

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Well known bridal design studio is looking for a production coordinator/ technical assistant to work on bridal and eveningwear.

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR/NJ/BILINGUAL KOREAN


Location: Fort Lee, NJ

Salary: 40k-50k

Job#: 7372

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Urban Streetwear manufacturer is looking for a Production coordinator with experience in menswear.

Responsibilities:

Qualifications:

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PRODUCTION CUTTER


Location: Long Island

Salary: 65-80K

Job#: 7524

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our Client has been dressing the most prestigious companies in the hospitality, residential and entertainment industry for almost a century. A Domestic clothing Manufacturer, located in Nassau County, Long Island -conveniently located just steps away from the Long Island Rail Road. They are looking for experienced Production Cutters to join their team.

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PRODUCTION MANAGER KIDS


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 65-85k

Job#: 7514

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Description: 

Our client is a well established childrens apparel manufacturer searching for a Production Coordinator with 5-7 years of Childrenswear experience.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Review Tech-packs prior to send out • Ensure vendors are sent required color cards, wash standards, artwork, label packages and trim • Send Production PO’s, UPC info, and packaging requirements to factory • Provide vendors with retail compliance requirements, lab testing requirements and standards • Coordinate company retail lab tests • Coordinate payments between Import Dept and factory • Work with Production Mgr, Design Team and Tech Design to ensure all aspects of products that move into production have been approved prior to the start of production • Track manufacturing process to ensure that the product meets the agreed purchase order requirements• Request WIP reports and review TOP samples • Coordinate shipping with Import Dept • Coordinate Accounts Payable and Vendors to ensure all documents are properly submitted• Ability to communicate with good written and oral skills and work well with others in a team environment

 

 

 

 

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SAMPLE HAND/SWIM WEAR/ACTIVE WEAR/ SEWER


Location: Long Island

Salary: $14.00/HR

Job#: 7495

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our client is the premier designer and manufacturer of swimwear in North America. They are a privately owned company and has led the swimwear industry in quality and innovation since 1933. 

 

Roles and responsibilities for Swimwear Sample Hand /TEMP TO PERM 

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SEAMSTRESS


Location: Long Island

Salary: 20-25/HR

Job#: 7522

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our Client has been dressing the most prestigious companies in the hospitality, residential and entertainment industry for almost a century. A Domestic clothing Manufacturer, located on Long Island just steps away from the Long Island Rail Road. They are looking for a talented Seamstress/Alterations candidate to join their team.

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SENIOR TECHNICAL DESIGN/ SWEATER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 110K

Job#: 7499

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

 

Our client fast-growing professional womenswear company based in New York City. We aim to be the go-to wardrobe solution for women of purpose by taking the work out of dressing for work. Through our thoughtfully-designed products and highly personalized service model, we celebrate and champion the modern professional woman.  

 

RESPONSIBILITIES for Senior Technical Designer Sweater

You will be responsible for taking ownership of fit and grading standards, and ensuring consistency in fit across development and production. This will require thorough participation in fittings where you will be relied upon for your expertise in elevated and innovative garment construction.

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SEWER/ BRIDAL


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $20-25HR

Job#: 6245

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Magnificent high end retail store located in the heart of Manhattan.  Been in business for over 60 years and sells the most amazing day, evening, MOB.  They also do collaborations with European and American Designers to create product exclusively for their retail stores. Our client also has multiple retail stores located in New York and Canada.  Their price point in retail is $300-$36,000


Our client is looking for sewers to work on bridal gowns.

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SEWING ROOM SUPERVISOR


Location: DETROIT

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7446

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Womenswear apparel manufacturer, based in Detroit, is looking for a Sewing Room Supervisor. We are looking for a highly skilled professional with broad expertise working with diverse fabric qualities and garment construction to on-board, manage, train and troubleshoot line sewers for sampling, production, inspection & finishing.

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SPEC TECH / BRIDAL


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 45-50K

Job#: 7472

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Well known bridal retailer is looking for a spec tech.

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SPEC TECH/ PRODUCTION ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50K

Job#: 7536

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Well known bridal design studio is looking for a spec tech/ production assistant to work on bridal and eveningwear.

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TECHNICAL DESIGNER / KNITWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 65K

Job#: 7529

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is a Better Ladies Private Label Manufacturer is searching for an Associate Technical Designer.  Ladies Knits Tops and Bottoms.

Responsibilities:

Attend Fittings, Fit notes, measure and spec garments.

Create Development Tech packs

Must have work in Ladies knit tops and bottoms for minimum 5 years

Proficient in Excel, Photoshop, Illustrator and CAD.

 

 

 

 

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TECHNICAL DESIGNER ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 40k

Job#: 7492

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

A major dress company is seeking an Assistant Technical Designer Dresses Woven and Knits.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: for Assistant Technical Designer Dresses

 

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TECHNICAL DESIGNER CHILDRENWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 60-75K

Job#: 7516

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Description:

 

Our client is a well-established Children’s Apparel Manufacturer searching for a talented, experienced -detailed oriented and organized individual to join their fast paced organization. They are looking for someone who possesses an upbeat attitude and has the desire to move ahead in the childrenswear market.

 

Responsibilities:

 

 

General Requirements:

 

 

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