In 1981, GUESS sold its very first pair of jeans to Bloomingdale's department store. Since then, GUESS has grown, becoming one of today's most recognized and influential apparel brands in the world.
The continued dedication and commitment of our employees is the driving force of GUESS. Our talented professionals focus on leading the company with their vision of success. Join the team at GUESS Europe and bring your vision to life.
GUESS Europe is seeking eager, passionate individuals to uphold our commitment to the spirit of the GUESS family of brands including GUESS, Marciano, GUESS Factory.
PURPOSE OF THE JOB
Reporting directly to the Production Technician & Quality Control Manager, the Production Technician & Quality Control will collaborate and be responsible of the manufacturing management and product quality control for the Guess Apparel lines (Guess Jeans, Marciano, Factory Outlet, Fast Track, Kids, Active, Swim & Underwear).
CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Check incoming inspection procedures and sampling and respective reports Raising of non-conformance against inspected products and forwarded to suppliers, product department and production coordinator for claim Raising of non-conformance for out of tolerance rolls and forwarded to product department Liaise with suppliers and Sourcing Manager on site to view goods issues Maintain up to date copies of all the alterations or amendments in discussion with Sourcing Manager and product department Monitor and recording of processing of all samples, swatch etc. Evaluate customer returns in conjunction with the Customer Service and production coordinators Continually assess supplier quality and report details Deal with SMS Fitting, size set & PPS requests In charge of the bulk material/auxiliary materials’ delivery time, supervise the quality control process and communicate with the quality control organization. Ensure the material and auxiliary materials meet the quality standard Secure the product quality, and visit the factories on a regular base to ensure the quality and delivery time Conduct researches and select manufacturers worldwide Maintain up to date copies of all the alterations or amendments in discussion with Sourcing Manager and product dept Monitor and recording of processing of all samples, swatch etc. Monitor the approval process for clothing items during preproduction from an aesthetic, technical and qualitative point of view Request and monitor chemical tests on items Support the R&D team in order to solve production issues and to improve the qualitative aspect of garments Open a claim with the vendor, and follow up the complete cycle with Finance department, if quality is not aligned to brand requirements SMS Fitting Size Set & PPS request
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Significant previous experience in the same role and field (QC in Fashion Companies – Apparel Division) Textile and Quality Control knowledge Meticulous attention to detail Result-oriented Fluent in English Good knowledge of Window/Office system Working on cross-functional and multi-national teams Strong interpersonal and communication skills Availability to travel for various weeks during the year