This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: Design
Salary: $25.00-$45.00/hour and Benefits (Extended Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life Insurance) + may be eligible for bonuses and salary increases, if applicable
Hours: 40 hours/week, Full-Time, Permanent
Location of work: Aritzia Support Office (#118-611 Alexander St. Vancouver, BC, V6A 1E1)
Number of positions: 1
As an Associate Technical Designer in the Technical Design Department, you will be part of the team responsible for translating the creative vision into actionable blueprints for product development. You will support with executing style detail trend research, detail design, and the development of style specifications. And, with your valuable contribution to the business in this role, the opportunities are endless – from a rewarding career in Technical design to continued growth within Aritzia.
1. DETAIL TREND
To identify upcoming trends in style details
a) Runway – Support with discovery and presentation of style detail runway trends
b) Aspirational Marketplace – Support with discovery and presentation of style detail aspirational landscape trends
c) Inspirational Marketplace – Support with discovery and presentation of style detail inspirational landscape trends
d) Street-style – Support with discovery and presentation of style detail street-style trends
e) Influencers – Support with discovery and presentation of style detail influencer trends
f) Trend Forecasters – Support with discovery and presentation of style detail trend forecaster trends
g) Tradeshows – Support with discovery and presentation of style detail tradeshow trends
2. DETAIL DESIGN
To design the style details for the line
a) Secondary Fabrics – Support with designing and selecting secondary fabrics for the collection
b) Linings – Support with designing and selecting lining fabrics for the collection
c) Unlogo'd Trims – Support with designing and selecting un-logoed trims for the collection
To create actionable blueprints
a) Technical Illustration – Support with developing precise technical drawings, ensuring that Creative Design vision is expertly
b) Bill of Materials – Support with inputting accurate information on the bill of materials for all styles in the collection
c) Detail Specifications – Support with inputting accurate specifications for all style details in the collection
d) Product Packaging Specifications – Support with inputting accurate specifications for all product packaging including labels and stock tickets in the collection
Job duties and responsibilities may be added to or modified as required by Aritzia throughout the course of your employment.
The Associate Technical Designer will possess the following qualifications:
- Degree in Technical Design or equivalent
- 4 years of technical design experience
- High level of precision in all technical specifications
- Excellent attention to detail in technical flats and technical packs
- Expert computer illustration skills
Apply Now: If you are interested in an exciting career in the fashion apparel industry, please forward your cover letter, resume and portfolio, if applicable (PDF or website link) to firstname.lastname@example.org. PLEASE NOTE THE JOB TITLE AND WEBSITE IN THE SUBJECT LINE.
NOTE: Only those applicants under consideration will be contacted. If you are not contacted for this position, please accept our sincere thanks and appreciation for your interest in Aritzia!
Working at Aritzia: Aritzia’s Support Office is located on the edge of downtown Vancouver (611 Alexander St. Vancouver, BC, V6A 1E1), a city consistently recognized as one of the world’s best cities to live. Much like our boutiques, our workspace is modern and unique, and reflects our love of contemporary design. Our team consists of creative and dynamic industry professionals who love to design and promote Aritzia’s in-house brands, scope out the latest global trends, and continue learning and sharing their passion for fashion with our valued clientele – all in an environment that fosters long-term career planning and personal growth. Check us out at www.aritzia.com
Aritzia believes in providing an inclusive workplace where all individuals have opportunity to succeed. We are committed to doing so by providing accessible employment practices. Requests for accommodation due to a disability can be made at any stage of the recruitment process and applicants are asked to make their accommodation needs known.