Sample & Production Assistant Job Listing
Sample & Production Assistant, part-time
Location: New York, NY
We are currently seeking a Sample & Production Assistant to join our team at our small design studio in NYC. This is a paid, part-time position — a commitment of between 16 to 24 hours a week. Our ideal candidate is either a graduate or senior-level student of a fashion design program who is looking to commit to this position for more than a school semester. Must have interest or experience in sewing stretch materials and lingerie. You’ll be working closely with our founder and designer on various production and sample preparation tasks.
Technical skills required:
Excellent sewing skills, experience in sewing stretch materials
Familiarity with using a serger and zigzag stitches
Favored but not required:
Knowledge of or experience in dyeing
Self-motivated & detail-oriented
Great time management & ability to balance tasks between sample development and production deadlines
Available for an ongoing period of time (not a seasonal or temporary position)
Assisting in various production needs
Breaking down garment construction step-by-step and working on it in that order
Support with pattern preparation & sewing/correcting samples
To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and any images of your sewing work that you’d like to include to firstname.lastname@example.org.