PRODUCTION MANAGER

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Updating client WIPs
  • Planning workflow on knitting machines according to material delivery date and garment approvals
  • Organising workflow on factory floor ensuring delivery dates are maintained, but also that work flow is consistent in all departments
  • Keeping our internal system up to date according to work in progress and for planning purposes
  • Liaising with department supervisors and other team members to advise production needs for the day/week
  • Liaising with account servicing team to ensure approvals to begin production are maintained to fit internal production plan and all materials for production are in house in good time
  • Overcoming problems and disruptions in the workflow daily
  • Helping on the factory floor where necessary

SKILLS NEEDED:

  • Must be computer literate and proficient in MS Office and database systems
  • A good understanding of garment construction and quality management would be ideal …or previous production management experience
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Highly organised and methodical
  • Adaptable and versatile, situations and plans will constantly need re assessing and changing
  • Must have strong problems solving skills

Please send your CVs to rippal@albionknit.london

LINKING TECHNICIAN

RESPONSIBLE TO: Linking Supervisor

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB: To link point to point knitted panels of a variety of different styles and gauges to client’s required high standard. As a linking technician you will be expected to be a competent linker working independently on garments keeping the high standard of the company and finishing to the client’s specific requirements.

DUTIES INCLUDE:

  • Knowing and following basic linking techniques on a variety of styles and gauges.
  • Being able to link full garments including but not limited to the following garment points: side seam, sleeves, collars, plackets, shoulder seams, pockets.
  • Attention to detail and rigorous checking of work to ensure no mistakes, holes or loose linking threads.
  • High standard of work, following techniques precisely to ensure all pieces are correct and at the standard expected by clients.
  • Working closely with knitting and repair departments, picking up on any faults promptly and passing back to the required department.
  • Keeping machines and working areas well organised ensuring no pieces are lost or styles mixed up.
  • Also keeping area clean and tidy. Regular sweeping throughout the day to maintain a tidy department.
  • Monitoring of machines performance and condition informing the linking supervisor immediately if anything breaks or seems to not be working with the machine.
  • Communicating with the linking supervisor daily to be instructed on current styles and be given daily personal targets.
  • Striving to reach daily targets and higher to improve efficiency and output of department.

Please send all CVs to sejal@albionknit.london