Textile Designer for DesignWork job in Irvington
The Textile Designer designs and develops a product using needle punching technology turning recycled clothing into felted fabric. Development projects may include everything from garments to home or art and interior décor.
The Textile Designer will report to the Creative Director creating design processes for production.
Primary Roles & Responsibilities:
Conceive product with Creative Director
Develop design methods/ design approaches that can be executed by Production Assistant and/or Seamstress
Implement design methods during production and train Production Assistant and Seamstress in this process
Create, guide and supervise technology driven exploration of experimental projects during the creation of the product
Conduct work journal and create records of experimental work
Partner with Project Manager in creating and maintaining production schedules
PERFORMS OTHER RELATED DUTIES AND ASSIGNMENTS AS REQUIRED