Experienced Part Time Seamstress/ Sewing Machinist Required (14-20 hours)

Digbeth, Birmingham
£7.80-£9.00 per hour depending on ability and experience
30 Jan 2018
31 Mar 2018
Bespoke designer bridal gown company, Birmingham
Contract Type
Part Time
Job Level


JOB Vacancy



PART TIME 14-20 hours per week

(these hours are flexible and can be split over a few days at hours between 9.30 -5.30, subject to discussion at interview)

You will be required to work as part of a small team for

A designer bridal /wedding dress company based Digbeth, Birmingham


You must have a good general knowledge of garment construction , and have at least 3 years’ experience in  paid employment working on  Bridal/evening/lingerie/Corsets/theatre costume type fields and have worked regularly on Industrial sewing machinery, you must be able to neatly, speedily and efficiently, perform the following techniques, piping, boning, french seams, roll hemming, overlocking, hand finishing, etc, and other aspects associated with couture/bespoke bridal work. You will also be required to work with leather, as we make  leather corsets and jackets.

Your work must be of a high and competent standard, it must be neat, accurate and well executed. You must be able to and want to work as part of a team as well as being able to work under your own initiative. You should be confident in your ability and be adaptable and flexible in your approach.

Part time Hours available 14-20 hours per week

£7.80-9.00 per hour depending on experience and ability

(to be worked between Tuesday and Saturdays )

We are small design company who specialize in custom made bridal and corsetry, all our garments are made 'in house' and not outsourced or Home worked

Applicants must apply by email  By sending a covering letter , and CV , and any photographic examples of your work


Please message via this ad

Please note

We do not employ Home-workers

Your experience MUST be relevant to our areas of fashion

Please only include paid work in your CV /covering letter (unpaid work experience and unpaid work placement should not be included in the 3 years working requirements required, but can be referenced)

If your only experience is curtains/cushions/soft furnishings or Jeans work then we cannot take your application any further

If selected for interview, you will be required to perform a practical test to demonstrate your skills, this test could involve any of the techniques we have listed above.


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