Assistant Designer Job Description Sample
Founded in 1995, Alternative is a fashion lifestyle brand best known for comfort, simplicity and our commitment to sustainability. Through innovative apparel design and involvement in purposeful causes, we aim to connect people, inspire creativity and catalyze change.
When you work at Alternative, you join a community, not a department. Alternative is a company of entrepreneurs who are driven by passion, not job descriptions, where you can contribute to something you're proud to wear--on your body and your résumé.
Alternative Apparel is looking for an experienced designer to join the Design team. The Assistant Apparel Designer is responsible for combining market knowledge and trend research into creating original and innovative designs that embrace the Alternative brand aesthetic. This role will report to the Design Manager. Candidate needs to have at least one year of professional experience working in either the apparel or accessories design industry. We are looking for someone innovative, passionate, and detail oriented who thrives in a fast-paced environment with proficient skills in Adobe Illustrator and Creative Suite.
Research concept, trends, and color under the direction of the Design team.
Create flat front & back sketches for designs in Adobe Illustrator.
Color all flat sketches to create line sheets & keep them updated throughout the development process as changes occur.
Work with internal teams to communicate changes and updates to the line.
Prepare presentation materials for design meetings.
Very strong CAD (Illustrator) skills
Excellent verbal & written communication skills
Excellent organization and prioritization skills
BA Degree in Design or comparable field
Adaptable, flexible with a strong attention to details
Must show outstanding initiative and work well within a team environment
Ability to sketch by hand, adapting to the Alternative sketch style, as well as use Adobe Illustrator to create technically correct & stylized flats
Advanced in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
Understanding of garment construction
Experience creating BOM's is a plus
Experience creating prints in repeat, pitch sheets and production ready artwork is a plus
An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.
Only applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for any part of the application and hiring process should contact us directly:
Are you passionate about fashion? Do you have a can do attitude? Are you looking for a creative, supportive environment to expand on your experience?
We are looking for an Assistant Designer to join our team.
In this fast paced, exciting role, you will provide support to the Designer on a daily basis by helping with sample construction, handling administrative tasks such as creating tech packs and art sheets. In this role you will have the opportunity to learn from the Designer by working side by side with her. You will be responsible for locally sourcing fabric and trims, tracking samples, communicating with the on site sample makers, attending fittings, creating detail sheets with flat sketches and style numbers for each garment and assisting the team with any urgent design projects.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
AA or BA degree in Fashion Design or a related field
1+ years' of experience in an assistant designer role, internship experience is acceptable
Strong organizational and communication skills
Passion for product
Proficient in Illustrator and Photoshop
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and multitask
Meet Alliance Apparel:
Alliance Apparel is an industry-leading fashion design and production house based in Los Angeles. Founded in 2014 and recently acquired specializes in contemporary apparel, footwear and currently designs compelling and distinct brands – Lovers + Friends, Tularosa, NBD, X by NBD, Majorelle, L'Academie, Privacy Please, GRLFRND, LPA, House of Harlow 1960 x REVOLVE, Chrissy Teigen, NBD x Naven, RAYE, by the way, and About Us. With an unparalleled ability to identify a specific market niche, each Alliance brand has its own identity and is designed with a distinct consumer interest and personality in mind. The company's honest connection with consumer is what makes each Alliance brand compelling, covetable and unique.
At REVOLVE the most successful team members have a thirst and the creativity to make this the top e-commerce brand in the world. With a team of 800+ based out of Cerritos, California we are a dynamic bunch that are motivated by getting the company to the next level. It's our goal to hire high-energy, diverse, bright, creative, and flexible individuals who thrive in a fast-paced work environment. In return, we promise to keep REVOLVE a company where inspired people will always thrive.
Some of the sweetest perks we offer aren't in a typical benefit package like hefty discount on items we carry – as in 50% or more off retail prices, free weekly lunches, and pretty rad company parties.
To take a behind the scenes look at the REVOLVE "corporate" lifestyle check out our Instagram @REVOLVEcareers or #lifeatrevolve.
Are you ready to set the standard for Premium apparel?
Main purpose of the Assistant Designer role:
The Assistant Designer will utilize his or her organizational skills to assist and support the Design team with daily administrative and design-related tasks. He or she will assist with the design development process which includes creatively finding solutions and different perspectives pertaining to design, ultimately supporting the Designer's creative direction. This is a permanent full time role for a candidate who truly understand the market consumer and is passionate about his or her work.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Assist and receive sample shipments and check-in to system daily
Maintain and organize all sample racks and label samples accordingly
Create and maintain monthly lineguides
Set up swatch and print packages
Create CADs/Tech Packs/Construction Detail Pages/maintain BOMs
Check in samples and blocks into Product Consoles
Accurately take notes for Designer in meetings
Complete ad-hoc tasks and assignments as directed by management
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Possess ability to sketch and CAD design details and knowledge of garment construction as needed by Designer
Exceptional communication and organizational skills
Positive and dependable attitude
Enthusiastic and willing to learn
Flexible and adaptable to a very fast-paced environment
Must be able and willing to lift and carry up to 10 lbs., perform frequent repetitive finger, hand and wrist motions, as well as, bending, stooping, reaching, squatting, kneeling, pushing, and pulling
Must be able to sit for extended periods of time
Effective time management and ability to stay organized
Minimum one year experience in previous work or internship in related field
Intermediate knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator a must
Advanced visual and written communication skills
Some to advanced knowledge of fabrics across categories
Degree in Fashion, similar related field
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications and Gmail
Proficient knowledge of garment construction and fit
A successful candidate works well in a dynamic environment with minimal supervision. At REVOLVE we all roll up our sleeves to pitch-in and do whatever it takes to get the job done. Each day is a little different, it's what keeps us on our toes and excited to come to work every day.
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Bonobos is looking for a creative and passionate Assistant Apparel Designer to help take Bonobos design to the next level.
Founded on a better-fitting pair of pants and the friendliest and funniest customer service around, Bonobos is one of the fastest growing men's online apparel companies ever. As an Assistant Apparel Designer, you'll be working with all facets of design development for our categories alongside our fun and highly talented Design team.
In this role, you'll be diving into the design process head first, pulling together concept, color and fabrics. Reporting directly to our Senior Designers, you will have the opportunity to get your hands dirty in every step of the design process. We have an all-hands-on-deck mentality where the sharing of ideas (and delicious snacks) is encouraged. Are you ready to jump in?
What you'll do...
Support our Design team with all steps of the design development
Assist in creating seasonal designs by sketching, cading and creating tech packs
Help create design boards and maintain organized line lists, binders, fabric and more
Collaborate cross functionally with Tech Design, Production, Merchandising teams and external vendors
Create detailed technical packages using Illustrator, Excel and PLM tools
Attend fit sessions and make detailed fit comments and revisions
Review lab dips, strike offs and sample submits and make accurate comments
Perform other design related duties, as needed
Work amongst fun, passionate and inspiring people in a fast-paced environment
Have interest or have studied Fashion Design (or a related field)
Have 1-2 years of experience in the design industry
Have a can-do attitude
Have a passion for menswear, a top notch sense of style, color and print, and are excited to bring new ideas to the Design team
Have a good understanding of how the design process works and understanding of garment construction
Possess strong Illustrator sketching skills and can create detailed tech packages
Are proficient in Excel, Photoshop, and Word (some experience using PLM a plus!)
Are organized and detail-oriented with great communication skills
Are great at prioritizing your workload and are flexible and happy to jump in and help the team when needed
Work hard because we love what we're doing, but also believe in balance (say hello to Summer Fridays!)
Back up our talk with a competitive compensation and benefits package, challenging projects, random acts of team-wide fun and awesome co-workers
Value self-awareness, intellectual honesty, judgment, empathy & positive energy – often over experience
Care deeply about the high quality design and product we associate our label with
Have a passion for delivering a superior experience to our customers, clients, vendors & one another
Are excited to hear from you
200 Broadacres Drive, Bloomfield, New Jersey 07003
This position will work with the design and merchandising teams to help design and bring products to market for Randa Luggage and its brand partners. Reports directly to Senior Designer, Luggage and Travel.
This individual should have a passion for travel and a deep interest in learning more about soft and hard goods product, materials and manufacturing technology. A great candidate should have amazing design skills coupled with strong presentation skills and the ability to excel in a fast paced and dynamic design environment.
S/he should be a team player with a great attitude and an ability to influence others. They should possess an extremely high taste level, keen eye for product, and phenomenal attention to detail.
Design and develop hard and soft side luggage, duffles and travel bag collections from concept through pre-production samples
Assist in creation of technical specs in Gerber PLM system for all designs
Creation of stellar visual presentations, capable of presenting product design to internal and external stakeholders
Regularly scour the digital and physical marketplace to analyze, identify and document product, material and color trend
Creation of detailed and accurate specification packages for communication and sampling with suppliers
Manage and track licensing approvals in licensor portal
Supports the development of trend groups and assists in implementing and creating technical packages. The position reports to Designer and Manager, Design. MUST SUBMIT PORTFOLIO LINK OR SAMPLES
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Completes silhouette sketching (tops, sweaters, bottoms, jackets, dresses, intimates) and detailed technical sketches.
Researches fabrics and trims through shopping, internet, magazines, etc.
Coordinates layout artwork pages.
Assigns pre-existing specs.
Creates, organizes and updates reference libraries (fabrics, tech packs, development samples).
Completes approval submits and lab dips.
Assists Designer in daily design processes.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
1-2 years of design experience including technical knowledge.
Strong computer skills including Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
Able to work in a fast paced, multi-task environment.
Possesses strong organizational time management skills.
Excellent sense of urgency and consistency.
Illustrates a dedication to meeting requirements of internal and external customers, responding to all customer requests promptly and thoroughly.
Strong communication skills including ability to work in a team environment, give honest, direct feedback and is a solid verbal and written communicator.
Meets deadlines, prioritizes appropriately, copes well with change, and maintains composure under pressure.
WHAT YOU'LL GET:
- A collaborative environment without the red tape. Our open floor plan and strict "No Assistants Necessary" policy means everyone from our receptionists to our CEO are just a few footsteps away!
- A competitive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, 401k and paid time off. Our benefits packages are designed to be flexible to fit your needs with optional coverage for family members – including pets!
- All the usual suspects, including a generous employee discount, access to employee-only sales, on-site café and coffee shop, masseuse, gym, basketball court, and more.
Print Shop Assistant / Graphic Designer
Who We Are:
Waukegan Community Unit School District No. 60 serves nearly 17,000 students in preschool through grade 12 and is located halfway between Chicago, Illinois and Milwaukee, Wisconsin on the shores of Lake Michigan. The District has 1 early learning center, 15 elementary schools, ive middle schools and a high school program divided between two 9 th – 12 grade campuses. The District encompasses portions of Waukegan, Beach Park and Park City.
Why We Do This Work:
The Waukegan Community Unit School District No. 60 has set an ambitious agenda for change, guided by the belief that all children, regardless of circumstances, can achieve at high levels and academic gaps can and will be eliminated with the support of teachers who deliver engaging, relevant, and academically rigorous instruction that excites students and instills a love of learning in them.
Organizational Relationship: Directly responsible to the Manager of Print Shop Service and indirectly to the Associate
Superintendent of Information Technology Services and indirect
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist in the operation of print shop equipment to produce clear, neat, accurate, and attractive copies of all documents needed by the district.
Load copy machines with paper and toner within Print Shop.
Replenish master and ink supply in digital duplicator.
Assist in clearing paper jams, solving minor equipment problems, and in performing routine equipment maintenance.
Follow safety and security procedures.
Support the smooth operation of the District Print Services Department.
Help maintain work low schedule and set priorities for the purpose of completing jobs within requested time.
Assist in the preparation and packaging of printed jobs for distribution.
Replenish paper and supplies inventory to maintain adequate inventory for continuous operation of the printing facility.
Maintain a neat and safe work environment.
Check and distribute mail daily for the Print Shop.
Answer phones and reply to emails in a timely manner.
Provide prompt and courteous customer service.
Receive and handle district personnel in the completion of their print requests.
Assist and provide technical support to personnel with placing orders.
Respond to inquiries regarding print requests.
Answer questions regarding available services.
Recommend appropriate duplication method and inishing options.
Knowledge to route printing orders to Print Shop for processing when required.
Refer to appropriate resources when necessary.
Use Adobe Creative Suite graphic design software programs to assist in the creation of camera/print ready artwork for duplication.
Identify computer graphics project requirements.
Prepares print samples and print ready iles for production.
Creates graphic and print layouts.
Tracks client branding colors and to ensure correct colors are used for each job.
Color correct, color match and retouch images to duplicate clients supplied proofs.
Resolves issues including, but not limited to print iles, layouts and unknowns.
Tracks progress of projects using project management tools.
Use Microsoft Of ice programs in day-to-day activities.
Assist with Video Production projects and activities as requested.
Perform other job related duties as assigned.
High school diploma required.
Experience with Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign.
One year print shop experience required, two years preferred.
Ability to operate print shop machinery such as but not limited to: high-speed production line copy machine, color copy machine, digital duplicator, wide format laser printer, silkscreen press, engraver, collator, booklet maker, cutter, drill, binder, folder, laminator, print management system, and document inserter.
Hands on small equipment experience or mechanical inclination.
Good judgment of color, design, and printing quality are required.
Working knowledge and experience in Adobe's Creative Suite, in particular: Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
Working knowledge and experience in Microsoft Of ice, in particular: Word and Excel.
Must be able to perform basic mathematical functions accurately.
Pay particular attention to detail.
Follow oral and written instruction.
Work under deadlines with ef iciency.
Ability to work independently.
Requires good organizational skills.
Ability to adapt to changing priorities and work with frequent interruptions.
Follow proper safety and security procedures and standards.
Proven ability to work as support for district personnel in a polite and professional manner.
Good oral and written communication required.
Ability to maintain con identiality about the status of students, staff, school, and district activities.
Work Environment: Busy office environment with multiple priorities and frequent interruptions.
Terms of Employment: Twelve months
Compensation: WPSS Specialist
Application Deadline: Candidates must submit an online application by the closing date.
Only online applications will be considered.
Waukegan Community Unit School District 60 offers employment opportunities
without regard to age, gender, race, color, national origin, religion, marital or military/veteran status, sexual
orientation, pregnancy, parental status, genetics or disability.
Assistant Textile Graphic Designer
Assistant Textile Graphic Designer
J.C. Penney Company, Inc.
JCPenney, one of the nation's largest apparel and home retailers, combines an expansive footprint of nearly 870 stores across the United States and Puerto Rico with a powerful e-commerce site, jcp.com, to deliver style and value for all hard-working American families. At every touchpoint, customers will discover stylish merchandise at incredible value from an extensive portfolio of private, exclusive and national brands. Reinforcing this shopping experience is the customer service and warrior spirit of approximately 98,000 associates across the globe, all driving toward the Company's mission to help customers find what they love for less time, money and effort. We're looking for motivated, talented individuals who can emerge as Warriors in our organization.
The Assistant Textile Graphic Designer assists the Textile/Graphic Designers in the development of all print/pattern and visual presentations for private label brands.
Assists the Textile/Graphic Design teams and learns the design process through working with Textile/Graphic Designers and Managing Textile/Graphic Designers.
Integrates hand and computer skills to create original designs, illustrations and prints exclusive to the Company for assigned brands.
Executes the preliminary MAT color palettes by setting up the colors in the system by division as assigned.
Maintains the pattern library to ensure seasonal records are completed.
Assists with the development of concept boards for presentations. Assists with the preparation and development of additional seasonal materials, as needed, including table and wall layouts.
Performs scanning, recoloring and cleaning up of patterns as well as basic revisions (colorway, etc.).
Transfers prepared finalized artwork (camera ready) to appropriate areas — i.e., Sourcing.
Core Competencies & Accomplishments:
2-year design and/or art degree preferred.
Proficiency in apparel graphics.
Working knowledge of the most current textile and graphic design software and hardware.
Good communication, time management, and organization skills.
Working knowledge of Photoshop and/or Illustrator. Proficiency in free hand sketching preferred.
Our corporate office, located within the exciting new development of Legacy West in Plano, Texas, supports JCPenney stores and supply chain facilities nationwide. We offer a competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, term life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, and an associate discount on JCPenney merchandise. On-site campus amenities include health clinic, pharmacy, daycare and preschool, full cafeteria service, a 24-hour fitness center and free garage parking.
For more opportunities to join our team please visit our careers page.
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Assistant Electrical Designer
Assistant Electrical Designer will create electrical print packages for packaging machines.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned:
Steward our mission (to enrich lives by providing differentiated packaging automation and services) and values (unwavering integrity, servant's heart, ownership spirit and continuous innovation and improvement).
Create electrical drawings for the Electrical Designer/Engineer.
Know and follow all Douglas electrical drafting standards.
Design panel layouts.
Generate a Bill of Material
Enter machine programs using various software packages.
Update electrical drawings prior to the shipment of the machine.
May be required to size junction boxes, layout conduit runs and locate electrical components.
Assist the Electrical Designer/Engineer when and where needed.
Is responsible for quality of work performed.
Responsible for complying with all safety policies and procedures.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
The Assistant Designer should have a two-year degree in electronics with 3 years' experience, or equivalent demonstrated abilities. He/she must be proficient in the use of a CAD system and utilize the AS/400 computer, standard office software.
Assistant Structural Designer
At Ridout, we are approaching a half century of quality service to the residents of Arkansas and Missouri. With the ongoing growth and success at Ridout, it became time to merge resources and knowledge with US LBM Holdings, to better serve our customers and our employees. Now, the same family-owned values and approach from founder Homer Ridout have the support and backing of 7,000 associates. We offer paid time off, health insurance, and 401(k) with company match. Come join our team!
Designs residential roof and floor systems and produces layouts.
Discusses changes and corrections with engineers, architects and contractors prior to and during construction.
Prepares roof truss and truss joist floor layouts.
Performs job site inspections.
Produces materials list.
Determines special notes to append to contracts.
Resolves architectural and design discrepancies.
Assists in shipping department.
Performs other duties as necessary.
Strong attention to detail
Proficient in AutoCAD software, Mitek software and BC Framer Software
Excellent communication skills and adaptability to communicate with customers, vendors and managers
Ability to perform tasks and manage time with minimal oversight in a team environment
Adaptability in a fast paced environment where priorities can be redirected
Willingness to learn
Knowledge of building materials including engineered wood products is beneficial but not a necessity
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