Senior Technical Designer


Chabanel Area

Job ID



$70000 - $80000


Job Description:



Industry Sector: Fashion & Apparel

Position: Senior Technical Designer

Location: Chabanel Area

Salary: 70-80k


Our client a global leader in the manufacturing of lifestyle, active and seamless apparel is seeking a Senior Technical Designer to become a member of its North American Montreal headquarters.

Founded in 1977, this innovative manufacturer of boutique-quality goods sold throughout the world is revolutionizing the technology of the fashion industry.




Our client


  • On site gym
  • Parking
  • Benefits Coverage
  • Telemedicine  

Your role


  • Certify that all garments are of the correct fit, look, style and quality
  • Measure samples for fit and production against size specifications to guarantee the desired fit is consistently achieved
  • Develop product standards across categories for fit, construction, quality and tech pack formats and maintain accuracy
  • Make modifications to specifications and details to achieve desired fit and look
  • Leverage client feedback to establish consistency in fit across categories and fabrications
  • Conduct fit analysis and fitting on live models/mannequin to reach proper quality standards
  • Ensure that all tech packs and size specifications are to company requirements and communicate all changes directly to overseas suppliers
  • Provide technical expertise by undertaking a proactive approach identifying any potential
  • problems that may arise and suggesting alternative solutions without compromising fit
  • Upload sample submission measurements into Flex PLM platform (or similar)
  • Other duties as required

Why you’d make the perfect “fit”

  • 5 years experience as a Senior Technical Designer/Fit Technician
  • Demonstrated experience in seamless knit or active wear preferred
  • Equivalent of Fashion and Design College Diploma
  • Must be proficient in MS suite; Illustrator would be an asset; experience with PLM system an asset
  • Excellent knowledge of garment construction and fit
  • Superior technical knowledge of product fit, pattern and construction to provide leadership for large and complex apparel development projects
  • Strong command of the English language is required; French an asset
  • Able to conduct fit sessions
  • Comfortable working with shifting priorities, juggling multiple projects at once and high prioritization skills
  • Ability to Prioritize work flow; meet tight deadlines and adaptable to a flexible environment
  • Must be flexible to travel

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