Our client is seeking to appoint a experienced Footwear Pattern Cutter / Designer to their team.
This position is ideally suited to an experienced footwear guru who would be able to work remotely. Quarterly visits to the Port Elizabeth plant would be required.
Responsibilities + Skills
Adjusting prototype patterns to meet required design, fit specifications and factory capabilityCreating the final master pattern ready for production.Supporting the cutting and production process.Experienced in ladies and kiddies footwear
Translate footwear design sketches into standard patterns that are accuratePattern cutting & dissecting, manually and on CAD software (Naxos experience an advantage)Sound technical knowledge of footwear & pattern cuttingReviewing and assessing product samples.
Last and unit development skills essentialFootwear grading skills would be advantageous5 to 10 years working experience as a footwear pattern cutter