Join the Team

We are a small and friendly team, driven by integrity, respect and honesty. We strive to create pieces that embody unique, bold andunconstrained innovation, which we are able to deliver through technical know-how developed over many years. The success of Bordelle would not be possible without a fiercely collaborative approach in which the team are encouraged to adopt an entrepreneurial mind-set. United by a true passion for lingerie, the Bordelle team enjoy a fulfilling and happy work environment, where we embrace curiosity and experimentation to become fearless in the pursuit of innovation and design.

Sample Machinist & Cutter

We are looking for a skilled Sample Machinist & Cutter withan excellent eye for detail and a passion for what they do. The ideal candidate
must have previous experience working in a sample room with high end finishesand fine fabrics such as embroidery, laces, silk, tulle & stretch mesh. Lingerie experience would be highly advantageous.

Responsibilities
include, but are not limited to:

- Fast and precise sample cutting, knowledge of fabrics and
grain lines is vital

- Working closely with the Technical Team, to create accurate prototype garments suitable for fittings, shoots and trade shows

- Following patterns and specifications, ensuring samples are within tolerance and meet our high-quality standards

- Monitoring component & fabric stock levels

- Quality control of your own work

- Maintaining strong communication channels with the Technical Team

Requirements:

- Strong sewing skills and a passion for your job

- Accurate and efficient industrial sewing machine skills. Lockstitch,
overlock, twin needle, Zigzag, binding feet etc

- Experience working with stretch mesh, stretch jersey, fine
tulle, silk satin and embroidery

- Excellent attention to detail, accuracy and the ability to
quality check your own work

- The ability to understand complicated patterns and garment construction

- The ability to clearly communicate ideas and offer
suggestions for improved construction

- Strong verbal communication skills

- Lingerie experience is highly advantageous, but training can
be provided. 

Get in touch if you think you are the perfect person to join our hardworking and passionate team. Please apply with your CV, a tailored cover letter and any other relevant work to careers@bordelle.co.uk.

Successful candidates will be invited for an interview, followed by a sewing trial and a chance to meet the team.

Job type: Permanent

Location: Atelier Bordelle, 2-4 Exmoor Street, Unit 16, Ladbroke Grove, W10 6BD

Hours: 4 or 5 days per week, Monday – Friday

Salary: Dependent on experience

Start Date: ASAP

 

Apply with your CV and Cover Letter to studio@bordelle.co.uk