Monthly Archives: January 2016

Textile Operative Roles

Jan 31, 2016 |

Skills Required for Textile Operative have good colour vision to match shades have an enquiring and logical mind have scientific knowledge be well-organised have good team-working skills Textile Operative Roles and Responsibilities Textile Operatives produce natural and synthetic materials which are used for creating items made from textiles, such as clothing and carpets. They may […more]

Textile Machinery Technician Roles

Jan 31, 2016 |

Skills Required for Textile Machinery Technician have a high level of technical knowledge understand the equipment used have strong practical and problem-solving skills have good communication skills organise others follow health and safety procedures in a factory environment keep records of work completed Textile Machinery Technician Roles and Responsibilities Textile Machinery Technicians are responsible for […more]

Textile Laboratory Technician Roles

Jan 31, 2016 |

Skills Required for Textile Laboratory Technician have a good understanding of science have a methodical mind have good practical and technical skills, including IT be a strong communicator work well with others have good literacy and numeracy skills have a good eye for colour follow health and safety procedures, especially when handling chemicals Textile Laboratory […more]

Digital Print Textile Designer Roles

Jan 31, 2016 |

Skills Required for Digital Print Textile Designer have good communication skills liaise with others in the team have good computer skills be creative have a commercial understanding for what will sell know about different materials and their properties Digital Print Textile Designer Roles and Responsibilities A Textile Designer in the digital printing field transfers a […more]

Textile Designer Roles

Jan 31, 2016 |

Skills Required for Textile Designer be creative be able to draw have an eye for colour, texture and pattern pay good attention to detail have an understanding of different processes and techniques know about fashion and textiles have an understanding of trends use CAD packages work with customers know about textile techniques have good communication […more]

Textile Colour Technologist Roles

Jan 31, 2016 |

Skills Required for Textile Colour Technologist have good colour vision to match shades have an enquiring and logical mind have scientific knowledge be well-organised have good team-working skills Textile Colour Technologist Roles and Responsibilities Textile Colour Technologists are employed by large manufacturers of fibres, wools, yarns and textiles to make colourants (dyes and pigments) for […more]

Technical Textiles Designer Roles

Jan 31, 2016 |

Skills Required for Technical Textiles Designer understand textile structures, manufacturing processes and textile chemistry have design and fabric construction skills carry out research have strong problem-solving skills conduct tests have good project-management skills be an excellent communicator have good IT skills document research findings push boundaries be creative with what machinery can achieve Technical Textiles […more]

Apparel Technical Sales Person Roles

Jan 31, 2016 |

Skills Required for Apparel Technical Sales Person communicate well with customers make effective sales pitches be confidence when liaising with customers and manufacturers have a good knowledge of tailoring and sales be interested in fashion provide a high quality service Apparel Technical Sales Person Roles and Responsibilities A Technical Salesperson within the tailoring industry combines […more]

Textile Technical Director

Jan 31, 2016 |

Skills Required for Textile Technical Director have in-depth knowledge of textiles and how they are produced understand customer markets know about fabric design understand construction skills have good communication, project management and leadership skills be skilled in research, development and problem-solving have good IT skills document and report findings have extensive experience in a relevant […more]

Textile Spinner Roles

Jan 31, 2016 |

Skills Required for Textile Spinner concentrate for long periods of time have strong practical skills have manual dexterity follow set procedures work well alone use technical equipment and machinery (with training) working efficiently to meet targets Textile Spinner Roles and Responsibilities Spinners work with machines which twist and draw out wool and other fibres into […more]