Pattern Designer And Patternmaker - Textile, Leather And Fur Products
Date PostedJuly 26, 2021
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $42,452.80 annually
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Oct 14, 2021
2 years to less than 3 years
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
- Adobe Illustrator
- MS Office
Area of Specialization
- Skirts and dresses
- Shirts and blouses
- Pattern design
- Jackets and coats
- Lay out master pattern on fabric and cut sample pattern
- Estimate quantity of fabric necessary
- Draw, lay out and cut master pattern of product
- Fashion designers design and create clothing and accessories for men, women and children
- Create pattern size variations from master patterns using computer or drafting instruments, or forward patterns to computer operator to create pattern size variations
- Examine sketches, samples of articles and specifications of designs to determine number, size and shape of pattern parts and assess the amount of cloth required to make a product
- Outline parts of patterns on paper and mark patterns to indicate details such as the placement of pockets and pleats on garments, decorative stitching on shoe parts or eyelets on canvas products
- Mark size, identification, style and sewing instructions on sample patterns
Security and Safety
Work Site Environment
- Air conditioned
Public transportation is available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Manual dexterity
- Attention to detail
- Hand-eye co-ordination
- Ability to distinguish between colours
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Work Location Information
- Urban area
- Relocation costs not covered by employer
Type of Materials
- Polyester or synthetic
- Excellent oral communication
- Client focus
How to Apply
Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
Oct 14, 2021
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Interest in creating pattern size variations from master patterns
Interest in compiling information to outline parts of patterns on paper and indicate details such as pockets, pleats and decorative stitching; and in marking size, identification, style, sewing instructions and other information on sample patterns
Interest in precision working with computer and drafting instruments to create pattern size variations
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