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Technical Design Assistant

Milwaukee, WI


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Calling all Technical Design Assistants (Workwear and Heated Gear) located in the Milwaukee, WI area!

Our client is continuing to innovate on the jobsite by providing real solutions for professional users. They lead the industry with their innovative Heated Gear solutions, giving quality workwear that
keeps professionals warm and comfortable on the jobsite. They want YOU to help continue th fat innovation.
The Apparel Technical Design Assistant will support the Apparel Technical Designer on design activities throughout the garment development process.  Minimize bottleneck in the developmental workflow.
Increase overall team operational efficiency. This role will report to the Apparel Design Manager and will be part of a growing Gear/Workwear design team. In addition to the design team, you will work alongside of the larger development team, including the Materials Developer, Apparel Designers as well as many other roles in the company.

 Assist in compiling tech packs: Enter data, comments, HTM sketches.
 Evaluate samples to determine compliance of specs, construction and fit intent.
 Prepare garments and participate in technical fittings: Measure/ prep patterns.
 Sample/Trim management: deconstruction, augmenting, sorting.
 Support materials testing: Requesting testing, coordinating testing materials, shipping.

What TOOLS you’ll bring with you:
 Design Student/ Recent Design graduate/ 1+ year of experience in the Apparel Industry.
 Fluency using the Adobe CS suite of products preferred.
 Experience in patternmaking /sewing is desired, but not required.
 Strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to develop collaborative relationships.
 Strong communications skills, willingness to be Candid
 Have a sense of Speed and Urgency and have the Agility to respond to the ever-changing
landscape of product development.

The target hiring compensation range for this role is $20-$25/hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location. Additional benefits offered may include; medical health insurance and dental insurance, life insurance, and eligibility to participate in 401k plan with company match (if applicable).

Aquent Talent connects the best talent in marketing, creative, and design with the world’s biggest brands. 

Our talent get access to amazing benefits like subsidized health, vision, and dental plans, paid sick leave, and retirement plans with a match. We also offer free online training through Aquent Gymnasium. More information on our awesome benefits

Aquent is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We’re about creating an inclusive environment—one where different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are valued, and everyone can contribute, grow their careers, and thrive.