16.02.2017

Production Assistant Apprentice

Company Name:

Merchant Archive


Salary Range:

Minimum £3.40p/h for first 12 months


Job Description / Main Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will report to the Production Manager, Director and Junior Design with a main purpose to assist the production manager.

  • Organizing tech packs
  • Running errands (dropping off/collecting materials)
  • Buying trims
  • Creating workbooks
  • Attending fit sessions
  • Checking sewing instructions
  • Assisting sample machinist with cutting and sewing
  • Creating flat drawings
  • Quality control
  • Creative projects

Minimum level of education or qualifications:

A minimum of five GCSEs with grades A – C in Maths and English. Textiles and art would be an advantage.


Qualifications and Skills:

An ideal candidate will have the following skills, qualifications or knowledge.

  • Good organization skills
  • The ability to manage time efficiently
  • Good interpersonal/Communication skills (verbal and written)
  • An eye for detail
  • An interest in art and design
  • PC literate
  • Self-motivated
  • The ability to work under pressure
  • Some textiles skills are required but will also be taught on the job
  • Excellent telephone manner