Textile Designer – Knit

Job status: Full Time

Industrial textile field of work, the designer team is growing (mattress knits and related products)

We are looking to find new team members to add to our designer team for the design and development of textiles for the mattress market and related products.

Tasks You Will Do:

  • Creating a complete portfolio of mattress knits and other related products
  • Taking part in international business shows if needed and available
  • Creating, reproducing, modifying designs according to clients’ specific demands
  • Following/adjusting knits in development and in production (quality and design accuracy)
  • Follow up/communication with the knit machine technicians and team
  • Taking part in presenting the products when needed along with the sales team
  • Collaborating with the client and sales team to create specialized designs
  • Be a consultant when it comes to trends in the textile and mattress industry

Skills you bring:

  • High level of autonomy, creativity and self-learning
  • Postsecondary education diploma in industrial design or in any relevant field for this opening
  • Microsoft Office knowledge
  • Design software knowledge (Photoshop, Illustrator, Autocad, etc.) or other software
  • Textile software knowledge (Mayer, EAT, MET5000, InDesign, Gridtex, etc.) (asset)
  • Experience in a textile or manufacturing work environment (asset)
  • Mattress market knowledge (at a design level) (asset)
  • Fibre knowledge, mixing and utilising them (asset)
  • Bilingual: French and English (asset)

Please apply by sending an e-mail to Jennifer at sabourin.jennifer@gmail.com