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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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Workroom Associate

Small business looking for a creative and energetic person who desires an opportunity for personal growth in the exciting niche of the interior design industry. Posting for a workroom associate with minimal to extensive sewing experience.

Are you motivated, detailed oriented and love textiles? Training to skill will include design, measuring and drapery construction. You will eventually work with clients and learn to specify hard treatments, such as blinds, shades & shutters. This is a unique opportunity in a specialized field.

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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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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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Retail Alterations Tailor/Seamstress, Part Time: New York, NY, Macy's Herald Square


Job Overview:

The Tailor's primary responsibility is to sew garments, either to repair or to alter to customer's tastes and to operate on sewing equipment. Performs other duties as assigned.

The summary below may not include all the essential functions and qualifications for this position. For more information, we encourage you to review the complete job description by clicking here.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform basic alterations on garments including, but not limited to, sleeves,

backs, sides, collars and bodices, inserting shoulder pads, altering waists,

taking out hems to lengthen, shortening lengths, and adding cuffs

  • Do minor repairs to garments by replacing buttons, mending seams, and

replacing hem

  • Maintain a professional attitude with sincerity and enthusiasm reflecting

Macy's commitment to our customer-the most important person in our stores

  • Give advice regarding the fit and care of garments to customers

  • Write up alterations tickets recording the details of the alterations being

made on the garment

  • Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality


  • Education /Experience

High School degree or equivalent. Prior

experience a plus.

  • Communication Skills

Effective written and verbal skills, ability to interpret

instructional documents such as safety rules,

operating and maintenance instructions, and

procedure manuals. Excellent written and verbal

communication skills.

  • Mathematical Skills

Basic math functions such as addition, subtraction,

multiplication, and division. Able to use a


  • Other Skills

Must be able to operate and perform basic

maintenance on sewing machines. Ability to

collaborate and function as a member of a team.

Must possess a strong sense of urgency. Should be

comfortable with the use of computers.

  • Work Hours

Flexible with scheduling and available to work retail

hours, which may include day, evening, weekends,

and/or holidays.

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Saks Fifth Avenue Alterations Specialist

Role Mandate:

Under direction from the Alteration Manager, the Alteration associate is responsible for producing high quality altered merchandise within established time frame standards while providing customer service, establishing and helping to maintain customer relationships and working effectively with other team members within the store.


  • Model all Saks Fifth Avenue Customer Service Principles.

  • Focus on achieving and exceeding individual performance and productivity goals.

  • Maintain a consistent high level of customer service by creating and developing excellent customer relationships.

  • Follow all Saks Fifth Avenue policies and procedures.

  • Follow all alteration workroom policies and procedures.

  • Ability to utilize expertise to make alterations decisions during customer fittings.

  • Focus on all efforts on providing an exceptional customer experience.

  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment.

  • Support company/store and department initiatives.


  • Minimum 3 years seamstress/tailoring experience in high-end merchandise

  • Ability to sew a wide range of garments and fit both male and female clients.

  • Possession of strong technical background in specialty skills such as: leather,knits,double face,beading,fine tailoring,buttonholes etc is desired and a benefit.

  • Pressing and spotting skills.

  • Knowledge of Alterations industry including fabrication and styling of luxury merchandise.

  • Demonstrate sound business judgment and organizational ability.

  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, team oriented environment that requires a degree of multi-tasking with limited supervision.

  • Is open to learning and developing new skills and processes.

  • High school graduate or equivalent preferred.

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Alterations Associate


Von Maur was founded in 1872 with two simple goals – provide a wide selection of quality merchandise and establish excellent customer service principles by treating every customer like family. Since then, Von Maur has deliberately and steadily grown and expanded the variety of services offered to our customers.

Our wide range of customer services include free delivery, complimentary gift wrapping, no questions asked customer return policy, alterations, and an interest free charge card. Today, 32 Von Maur stores are scattered across 15 states: Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma and Wisconsin; and we're still expanding. Our corporate headquarters and E-Commerce store are located in Davenport, Iowa.

The integrity and values that have pleased our customers for generations also make Von Maur a wonderful place to work. We value the diversity of our employees and each associate contributes in a unique way to our customer's experience.

Von Maur employees are friendly and have a passion for customer service. Being a part of our team requires dedication, enthusiasm and flexibility. Associates are empowered to make decisions, acting in the best interest of the customer.

Our company culture is characterized by a promote from within philosophy. We hire people with the intent to promote them as far as their ability and ambition will take them.

Von Maur provides high quality jobs with excellent benefit packages that have a positive impact on the health, happiness and future of our associates and their families.


An Alterations Associate provides various alteration services to ensure customer satisfaction with their purchases. Primary job responsibilities of an Alterations Associate include the following:

  • Measures, fits, marks, and pins garments according to customer specifications and garment's alter ability.

  • Disassembles garments to various degrees, without damaging the time, when needed.

  • Sews or reassembles garments according to measurements taken when fitting the garment to the customer, or to repair damaged or defective merchandise. These may range from basic to moderately difficult sewing/alteration procedures.

  • Irons or steams garments as needed to prepare the garment for more sewing or for the customer.

  • Candidates must be professionally competent in all basic and some advanced alterations.


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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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Alterations Full Time: Bloomingdale’S King Of Prussia, PA

Manage a business-within-a-business and bring our innovative omnichannel strategy to life as part of Store Operations. You'll manage recruiting and staffing, receiving and processing of merchandise, and create outstanding customer experiences to ensure the business operates productively and achieves sales, service, and profit goals.


Bloomingdales is seeking an experienced Men's Tailor/Alterations expert to join our store. As a Bloomingdale's Men's Tailor/Alterations associate, you will play a key role in the final step of the customers purchase by ensuring proper fitting. As the Men's Tailor/Alterations Expert you will be responsible for working on Men's garments including suits, jackets and pants.

Key Accountabilities

  • Accurately marking garments to be altered

  • Accurately marking garments to be altered

  • Ability to follow markings of co-workers and accurately tailor the merchandise

  • Ability to operate alterations equipment (pressers, sewing machines, etc.) appropriately and safely.

  • Complete workload in a timely manner as directed by supervisor

  • Understand and follow department/store safety initiatives

  • Understanding fabrics/styling and determine which garments can/cannot be altered

Skills Summary:

  • Ability to determine customers' needs through friendly interactive dialogue

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple requests and priorities

  • Ability to collaborate with other associates and managers to provide the best Customer Experience

  • 5 years' experience in Tailoring, Men's wear experience is preferred

  • Full knowledge of the complete alterations life-cycle

  • Expertise in sewing by hand

  • Proficient in using a sewing machine

Experience for yourself what makes Bloomingdale's like no other store in the world!

This job description is not all inclusive. Macy's Inc. reserves the right to amend this job description at any time. Macy's Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.

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Alterations Fitter/Tailor


For over a century, Neiman Marcus Group has served the unique needs of our discerning customers by staying true to the principles of our founders: to be the premier omni-channel retailer of luxury and fashion merchandise dedicated to providing superior service and a distinctive shopping experience in our stores and on our websites. Neiman Marcus Group is comprised of the Specialty Retail Stores division, which includes Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman, and our international brand, Our portfolio of brands offers the finest luxury and fashion apparel, accessories, jewelry, beauty, and home décor. The Company operates more than 40 Neiman Marcus full-line stores in the most affluent markets across the United States, including U.S. gateway cities that draw an international clientele. In addition, we operate 2 Bergdorf Goodman stores in landmark locations on Fifth Avenue in New York City. We also operate more than 40 Last Call by Neiman Marcus off-price stores that cater to a value oriented, yet fashion minded customer. Our upscale eCommerce and direct-to-consumer division includes,,, and Every day each of our 15,000 NMG associates works towards the goal of enabling our customer to shop any of our brands "anytime, anywhere, and on any device." Whether the merchandise we sell, the customer service we offer, or our investments in technology, everything we do is to enhance the customer experience across all channels and brands.


  • Customer Focus

  • Functional/Technical Skills

  • Technical Learning

  • Managing and Measuring Work

  • Process Management

  • Attention to detail, strong organizational skills and ability to work independently. Individual must have extensive technical knowledge of garment construction and alterations.

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each job duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required.

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