TECHNICAL DESIGN ASSISTANT
Dôen is seeking a detailed oriented and highly organized Technical Design Assistant to join our team on a full-time basis in North Hollywood. The ideal candidate will work closely with Director of Technical Design by supporting in fittings, measuring fit comments to send to vendors, and evaluating samples.
Assist Technical Design and Production as needed daily
Measure fit samples
Steam fit samples
Prepare for fitting; pulling all previous fit bodies and reference / vintage samples needed for fitting review
Upload fit photos to tech packs and save in archived folder for cross functional access
Set up initial t/p’s for upcoming season including sketches
WIP board maintenance; printing new sketches after design revisions
Track sample loans from fit rack
Add TOP samples to showroom and upload tracking chart once completed
TOP fitting, t/p comments and communication to vendor
Update Tech Packs as directed
Organize and clean out tech design closet on a monthlybasis
Attend production QC size run review; photographing and note taking for internal records
Archive QC spec sheets from warehouse
General assistance to production and tech teams as directed
Run errands as needed for Tech, PD, or Production
1+ years’ experience in Technical Design or Product Development/Production
Degree in Fashion Design or Product Development
Proficient in all MS Office applications and Illustrator
Ability to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
Work well in team environment but also independently
Self-motivated and proactive
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Deadline oriented with ability to adhere to time and action calendars
Willingness to learn, eager for mentorship
Desire to grown within the tech dept
Please respond with resume & cover letter.
We are an at will, equal opportunity employer.
Pre-employment background check required.
Please send resume to email@example.com with the subject line “Doen Technical Design Assistant”
Core Hiring Values & Company Culture:
Grow with us. As we expand as a business, we’re looking for people willing to keep learning and growing with us as a part of our team, with ambition and their own personal goals for their position. You’ll do your part to work toward the company’s goals and your own, with a focus on the end goal and an awareness of the big picture.
Understand our brand. When filling any position we seek those who have an understanding of our brand point of view and customer. A shared aesthetic understanding is especially important for any position that interfaces with our design and community.
Work independently, treat people respectfully. We encourage people to be self-sufficient, independent thinkers and problem solvers. We look for team members who treat each other with respect and understanding, while maintaining personal values of honesty, integrity, kindness, and self-improvement.
Treat management as mentorship. Our managers have a responsibility to provide ongoing feedback, challenging work, and growth opportunities to team members who consistently perform and demonstrate total ownership of their role.