Salary: $50,000.00 - $65,000.00/Annually
Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent
Start Date of Employment (Approx.): As soon as possible
Minimum Education: Diploma
Positions Available: 1
NOC Group: (5243)
1818 Cornwall Ave
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6J 1E3 Canada
Founded in 1998 in beautiful Vancouver, BC lululemon athletica creates components to live longer, healthier more fun lives.
West coast function and European styling. Technical made beautiful. We design for him/her what he/she doesn’t know he/she wants before they want it. Function is fashion. We are changing the way people dress. We are yoga.
a day in the life of a Design Assistant
Gate – Owns the day to day
Supports the Pod in all aspects of design: drawings, presentations, fittings and functional solutions (you are the master of illustrator)
Partners with Line Lead and Designers to create and own seasonal techpacks
Responsible for mock ups and solution oriented support prior to WWDT
Supports in colour up of the line and management of colour execution
Partners with designer to colour up seasonal line and manage all lab dip data
Owns the accuracy and execution of flats; partners with developers and merchants to resolve in-season issues
Be an expert in yoga and run, be connected to the athlete and to the floor
Work on the lululemon floor in one of our stores once every two weeks
The finer print
3+ years industry experience in garment development and/or apparel design.
Strong knowledge of bag construction, patterning and sewing techniques; strong understanding of hardgood fabrication processes and materials.
Adhere to strict timelines and calendar dates to deliver exceptional product, on-time.
Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts or closely related field, OR diploma in Design.
Experience working in one of our lululemon stores is a plus
Advanced ability with Microsoft Office Software and Adobe Suite (Illustrator)
Willingness to be in wonderment and to learn
You create success and happiness in all aspects of your life
You live our culture
You are naturally curious; creativity is in your DNA
You love to have fun and you love sweat