Knitwear Production Manager
The fashion industry is a mess. Exploits some of its workers while leaving a heartbreaking quantity of waste behind. The future is on-demand production. Produced goods when an order is placed. Tailored to consumers, not the other way around.
Kniterate is building a facility to do just that, to bring knitwear production back to the US. With its unique and proprietary software and hardware, it is developing a state-of-the-art process that streamlines the creation of knitted products, allowing businesses to create from one-off to thousands of pieces with unmatched ease and efficiency.
We are looking for a well-rounded machine knitter to help us set up and manage our new production facility. A detail-oriented person with experience in all the necessary steps to deliver commercial quality knitwear and accessories. A curious individual that is constantly challenging how things are made and how they could get done better.
Required experience with:
- Operating industrial knitting machines
- Designing with industrial knitting machine software
- Linking machines
- Pattern making
- Fully fashioned technique
- Cut and sew technique
- Production of commercial knitwear and accessories
Nice to have experience with:
- Sourcing yarn
- Leading a team
- Customer service
- Social media (Instagram)
- Basic coding
- Working on a startup
Working hours: Full time
Location: Boston, MA.
Start date: November 2021
You will have the opportunity to contribute to creating a new fashion standard. You’ll be wearing many hats and will be exposed to the challenging but rewarding reality of working on a startup. The Kniterate team is set to grow considerably in 2022 into a more diverse and dynamic team. The space for professional and personal growth is exceptional.
If you are interested in knowing more about the position please get in touch 🙂