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Alterations And Tailor Shop Fitter/Sewer - Downtown Portland

For employment consideration, only one application is necessary. Please apply only to the one position you are primarily interested in pursuing.

Nordstrom is a fashion specialty retailer founded on a simple idea: offer each customer the best possible service, quality, value and selection. We are looking for skilled people to work in our Alterations/Tailor Shop.

From attentive salespeople to meticulous tailors and innovative merchants, our teams are comprised of talented people who work hard to delight the customer. When you join a Nordstrom Store, you are welcomed into a family dedicated to creating memorable and rewarding shopping experiences for our customers.

The ideal fitter/sewer is motivated, results oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer service.


Perform and complete alterations/tailor fittings according to Nordstrom guidelines and service standards

Organize workload and complete items on time

Meet or exceed productivity targets

Follow through on customer needs in a timely manner

Actively build and maintain product knowledge through an awareness of fit, style, construction and trends

Educate customers and employees on proper fit, shop procedures and guidelines in a professional and friendly manner


Have a high school diploma, or equivalent (preferred)

Previous experience in alterations/tailoring

Understanding of safe and proper use of all equipment in the shop

Ability to communicate clearly and interact with customers and coworkers in a personable, professional manner

Ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment

Basic math and written communication skills

High level of ownership, accountability and initiative

Ability to work a flexible schedule based on department and store needs

Since 1901, Nordstrom

has offered a wide variety of quality apparel, shoes and accessories for men,

women and children at our stores across the country. We're proud to be named

to Fortune™ magazine's list of '100 Best Companies to Work For.' We

believe this recognition comes from our desire to empower our employees to set

their sights high and deliver exceptional service to customers.

As a Nordstrom employee,

you can feel confident that your health and well-being are among our highest

priorities. We offer a comprehensive, flexible employee benefits package that

includes medical/vision and dental coverage, a generous merchandise discount,

an employer-matched 401(K) savings and much more.

We are an equal

opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment.

The above information

has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by

employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be

interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and

qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. No visa

sponsorship is available for this position.

Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in

a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

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Dshs Sewing And Alterations Specialist 1

Description Do you enjoy sewing? We need your sewing and alterations experience on an important team that supports the high standards expected of a large residential habilitation facility. The Consolidated Maintenance Organization (CMO) at Rainier Habilitation Facility provides the tools for your success in this opportunity including industrial sewing machines, power cutters, and other sewing/mending equipment. Some of what you'll do in an institutional sewing facility * Fabricate, mend, and alter articles of clothing, linens, and, adaptive garments and other devices for people with unique special needs

  • Operate power sewing, cutting, buttonhole, snap/rivet machines and sewing machine attachments

  • Cut fabric for the creation of adaptive garments and devices

  • Use hand-sewing and pressing techniques required to shape and stabilize fabric

  • Document materials used and assist in inventory upkeep and purchases

  • Sew on buttons, install and repair zippers, snaps and grommets Who should apply Creative individuals who have the ability to operate sewing machinery The work is temporary, intermittent in nature, and the work hours/days are dependent upon business needs. For questions about job 04612, contact Dave Ozment at

    Supplemental Information Some jobs may require full criminal background check. This announcement may be used to fill multiple vacancies. Employees driving on state business must have a valid driver's license.

    Employees driving a privately owned vehicle on state business must have liability insurance on the privately owned vehicle. Washington State Department of Social & Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, creed, color, national origin, religion or beliefs, political affiliation, military status, honorably discharged veteran, Vietnam Era, recently separated or other protected veteran status, the presence of any sensory, mental, physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability, equal pay or genetic information. Persons requiring accommodation in the application process or this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the Recruiter at (360) 725-5810. Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing may call through Washington Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6384. Salary: $11.39 - $14.62 Hourly Location: Pierce County – Buckley, WA Job Type: On-Call Job Number: 2017-04612 Department: Dept. of Social and Health Services Closing: 5/26/2017 11:59 PM Pacific Agency: State of Washington Address: View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504. Website:

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Seamstress / Tailor

  • Sewing and/or alteration of wedding gowns and formal dresses using industrial sewing machines; - Beadwork whenever applicable - Ensuring completion of garments in a timely manner, maintaining high quality workmanship at all times; - Pressing/steaming of finished garments; - Assisting in fittings with clients; - Careful and thoughtful use of tools, materials and facilities.

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Uniform Services Tailor

Description TITLE: Uniform Services Tailor LAST UPDATED: July 11, 2013 DIVISION: Guest Services DEPARTMENT: Uniforms REPORTS TO: Supervisor FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt COMP LEVEL: 5 $11.85 - $16.23/hr.Summary: Fits uniforms for new employees; alters, sews, and repairs employee uniforms. The intent of this position description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by this position. Employee(s) may be required to perform position-related tasks other than those specifically listed in this description. Essential Job Functions: * Fits uniforms for new employees.

  • Makes alterations to uniforms to ensure proper fit.

  • Sews or repairs uniforms to maintain professional fit and appearance.

  • Assigns uniforms to new employees.

  • Keeps uniform racks tidy and in proper order.

  • Cleans and maintains sewing machine and related equipment.

  • Assists uniform attendant as needed. Spirit Mountain Standards: * Delivers Spirit Mountain’s Spirit of Excellence by consistently modeling attitudes and behaviors in alignment with SMGI’s Pride Values, Brand Promise, and Business Vision.

  • Learns comprehends and complies with all Company and departmental policies and procedures, MICS, gaming regulations, and Regulation Chapter 5 requirements.

  • Follows all Corporate and departmental safety policies and procedures. Required Knowledge of: * Computer hardware and software applications.

  • Principles, practices and processes of garment construction.

  • Principles, practices and processes of altering garments for proper fit.

  • Principles, practices and processes of inventory maintenance and control.

  • Tools, equipment and machines used in sewing, altering, and repairing garments. Required Skill in: * Operating computer hardware and software applications.

  • Operating sewing machines and blind stitch hemmers.

  • Recognizing and correcting garments that are a poor fit or in need or repair.

  • Coordinating and performing a variety of inventory functions.

  • Conducting inventory counts and resolving variances.

  • Providing guest service.

  • Communicating both orally and in writing.

  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with others. Education, Experience, Licenses, Registrations, and Certifications: * High School Diploma or equivalent and five (5) years garment alteration work experience, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

  • Low security gaming license issued by the Grand Ronde Gaming Commission.

  • Candidates being considered for this position will be assessed on the following: Customer Service Mindset.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.

  • Qualified candidates must pass a customer service and math test along with a demonstrated tailoring test. Environmental Factors and Conditions/Physical Requirements: * Work is performed in a warehouse environment.

  • Work is subject to frequent standing and walking, with occasional sitting, bending, reaching, kneeling, and lifting up to 50 pounds.

  • Work is subject to frequent use of hands to finger, handle, feel, and reach with hands and arms. Equipment and Tools Utilized: * Equipment utilized includes personal computer, standard office equipment, electric motorized bag carousels, tools used in the alteration and repair of uniforms such as industrial sewing machines, blind stitch hemmer and serge machine, clothes washer and drying machine, scissors, iron, and telephone. The above statements are intended to describe the major duties and responsibilities performed by this position and the employee acknowledges receipt of the job description.

Requisition Number: 16-0177 Post Date: 4/12/2017 Title: Uniform Services Tailor City: Grand Ronde State: OR

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Looking To Join A Winning Team? Now Hiring! Alterations Associate - Columbiana #162

Looking to Join a Winning Team? Now Hiring!

Alterations Associate - Columbiana #162 Columbia, SC, United States Job Id#: 15165 Date published: 28-Apr-2017 Back to Job List Share with: Apply Now Position Summary:Position Summary The Alterations Associate is responsible all aspects of alterations. The Alterations Associate position is non-exempt.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities: Essential Functions • Ensure that merchandise is accompanied by a receipt or has sales ticket information and management approval for alteration • Examine alteration ticket to ensure that all appropriate information is recorded, alteration information is recorded, and alteration fee has been paid. If information is missing, contact appropriate sales associate • Alter garment as specified on alterations tag • Produce quality work in accordance with Belk Stores Services Alterations Manual • Ensure that garments are pressed, inspected, bagged and identified for customer pick-up • Assist sales associates in measuring, fitting, marking, and tagging merchandise for alteration General Policies • Cooperate with and be helpful to other associates and supervisors • Express opinions and suggest improvements through appropriate channels • Comply with store regulations and adjust to changes in systems and procedures. • Assume responsibility and take initiative on the job • Report problems with equipment to management as soon as difficulties are noticed • Complete any and all other duties temporarily assigned to this position • Follow all policies and procedures related to loss prevention • Use safety equipment at all times in accordance with OSHA regulations • Use time, equipment and supplies efficiently and prudently to ensure a minimum of waste • Ensure that records are completed for all merchandise received from stock to be repaired • Report all suspected theft and unusual activities according to the security guidelines for the store • Observe security and safety regulations by keeping traffic aisles clear • Attend all store meetings and training sessions as scheduled • Maintain a neat and professional appearance in compliance with the current dress code • Will agree to work in other areas or complete assigned duties as requested by my supervisor • Assist in initial training of new associates when requested and assigned by my supervisor Requirements/Qualifications:

Position Requirements Education & Requirements • High School Diploma or GED equivalent • Read and Speak English • Ability to read and adhere to all policy and procedure manuals Physical • Ability to operate a computer • Ability to work unsupervised • Ability to stand for long periods of time For reasonable accommodation information for an ADAAA qualified disability please see Belk Associate Handbook for policy and procedures. Apply Now Back to Job List

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Alteration Assistant & Presser

Job Description:

House of Brides has been dressing brides and their wedding parties for 86 years. Established in 1929, House of Brides has 5 bridal salons and a global E-Commerce website.

House of Brides is committed to providing excellence in customer service and creating a dynamic work environment for our employees. We currently have full-time and part-time positions available for an Alterations Assistant and Presser at House of Brides in Schaumburg. Job Description House of Brides is looking for an Alterations Assistant and Presser to assist the Alterationd Department. This includes:Scheduling fitting appointments

Organizing fitting schedule

Helping seamstresses and customers during fitting appointments

Pressing Qualifications 1. Well-spoken, organized individual able to multi-task.

House of Brides is a smoke-free company. SMOKERS NEED NOT APPLY. Please send your resume for consideration and please include a recent photo.

Company Description:

House of Brides Couture has been dressing brides and their wedding parties for over 86 years. Established in 1929, House of Brides Couture has 5 bridal salons and a website.

House of Brides Couture is committed to providing excellence in customer service and creating a dynamic work environment for our employees.

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Men's Tailored Associate - Base Plus Commission

Job Description: Looking for a great career assisting our customers with getting their suits tailored to meet their needs?
OurMen’s Tailored Associateis a unique position, where our associates work with customers to ensure their suits are fitted to their style. Join our Men’s Tailored team as they maintain and build a clientele list for our suit department. This position has knowledge of our vendors and available merchandise, and is able to build sales, while enhancing the level of customer service.
A successful associate will assist customers with selecting merchandise to fit their style, color and size. This person will ensure the merchandise is priced accurately and take necessary action to obtain merchandise desired by the customer. This is a commissioned position so this person is responsible for meeting or exceeding the sales per hour standard for the Men’s Tailored department.
We’ll value your: + Previous men’s tailored experience, preferred + Previous experience with building and maintaining a clientele lists + Excellent interpersonal skills + Strong aptitude in customer service and selling techniques This is a base plus commission position. Hours can be flexible based on the associate schedule and the store need; schedules generally include mostly evenings and weekends. At Bon-Ton, we want to give back to our associates.
We offer competitive pay, great associate discount, 401k plan (once eligible) – including potential company match and great volunteer opportunities. Options: Refer this job to a friend Need help finding the right job? We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Category Customer Service/Support City OMAHA State Nebraska Employment Status Part-Time Requisition Number 2017-35921 NamePlate Younkers Mall Name Westroads Mall

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Associate Designer, Men's Tailored - Banana Republic Factory Stores

Associate Designer, Men's Tailored - Banana Republic Factory Stores


New York, New York


JOB#: 197122

DATE POSTED:Feb. 16, 2017

JOB STATUS: Full-time

GENERALSUMMARY: Under general supervision, assists in designing product line that is consistent with a season’s theme. Works more independently in creating and executing the design for a limited area of responsibility. Work is reviewed by manager on a periodic basis.


  • Responsiblefor researching domestic markets in order to identify new trends, fabrics,techniques, etc.

  • Participatesin the conceptual development of product lines.

  • Assistsin ensuring that product is consistent with market trends as well as businessstrategy.

  • Responsiblefor “specing” a new design.

  • Responsiblefor details on design of product to include preparing and updating sketches andspecifications.

  • Coordinatessample production process to ensure that samples are produced and delivered ona timely basis.

  • Increasedinvolvement in sample fits and line edits.

  • Recommendsrevisions/color ways on stripes, plaids and prints.

  • Assistsin fabric and trim development.

  • Canmeet independently with vendors.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: + Solidunderstanding of design process + PreviousSweater experience required + Solidflat sketching skills + Gooddesign and color sense

  • Abilityto think three-dimensionally and to visualize from swatch to body + Solidunderstanding of product construction (e.g., finishes, fabrics, hardware,stitches, safety requirements, etc.) + Knowledgeof fit model and standard measurements + Goodorganizational, time management and communication skills + Generalcomputer knowledge + Collegedegree in Fashion Design or related field.

  • 2-4 years design experience.

  • Ability to use personal computer.

  • Occasionaltravel may be required.

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Tailored Products Coordinator

Description Summary: As a Tailored Products Coordinator, you will facilitate all aspects of textile testing across all of HNI while maintaining high levels of customer service. You will work across all operating companies to maintain textile group testing across the organization and will coordinate with textile suppliers. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: * Conduct functional and COM testing for all HNI operating companies

  • Facilitate supplier partnership on characteristic classifications of textiles

  • Partner with operations on characteristic classifications of HNI products

  • Manage dealer/dealer designer communication

  • Partner with customer support teams across operating companies on service level needs

  • Streamline processes to enhance customer experience

  • Participate in activities as appropriate to ensure the success of the organization.

Requirements Experience

/Education Required and/or Preferred: * High School Diploma.

  • At least 3 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required and/or Preferred: * Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office including Excel.

  • Strong problem solver.

  • Ability to work across multiple operating companies.

  • Basic knowledge of textiles preferred.

Posted at: Monday, May 15, 2017 Job Req#: 2917038 Category: Product Management Type: Hourly Reporting to: COM Manager Shift: 1st EEO Category: Administrative Support Workers Company: Allsteel Location: Allsteel Headquarters, Muscatine, IA

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Production Employee - Mending And Alterations

Production Employee – Mending and Alterations

In Mending and Alterations you will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Receiving all mending work orders and products requiring mending from Route Sales and garment finishing area

  • Repairing defects in garments as needed using the correct mending procedure in a timely manner

  • Maintaining a clean work area

  • Completing paperwork and recordkeeping

  • Following all safety rules and policies

  • Tasks can be subject to change based on Supervisor's direction

Job Requirements

  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.

  • Ability to read, write, and communicate clearly with supervisor

  • Ability to perform basic mathematical operations using American standard units of weight measurement, volume, and distance

  • High school diploma or equivalent experience required

UniFirst is a Forbes Magazine "Platinum 400 – Best Big Companies" organization that delivers on your career with:

  • Competitive salary & an industry-leading benefits package, including: Profit Sharing, Health & Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Disability, Vacation, Sick Time, Paid Holidays, Tuition Reimbursement, 30% Employee Discount.

  • Top quality skills training designed to enhance performance and assist you with your career potential and advancement.

Join the team that puts customers and your future FIRST. UniFirst.

UniFirst Corporation is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer M-F-Disability-Vet

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