Find Retail Pattern Cutting staff quickly and easily
Pattern cutters create pattern templates from drawings produced by fashion designers. They then work with machinists to make up garments.
Qualifications and entry requirements
Employers of pattern cutters seek candidates with relevant qualifications, such as an ABC Certificate or Diploma in Fashion and Textiles or a City and Guilds Award in Creative Techniques in Fashion. It may also be possible to enter into a career as a pattern cutter following studying for a university qualification in clothing production, or through securing a place on an apprenticeship scheme with a clothing manufacturer.
Once in employment, pattern cutters may be able to work towards professional qualifications, such as NVQs in Manufacturing Sewn Products and Apparel Manufacturing Technology. The London College of Fashion and The Textile Institute also offer professional courses in pattern cutting.
Pattern Cutter Salary Information
Typical employers of pattern cutters include large clothing manufacturers and fashion design houses. Jobs are advertised in a range of ways, with recruitment agencies being a popular source of employment openings.
Starting salaries for pattern cutters are around £12,000 a year. Experienced pattern cutters may earn up to £25,000 a year. Those working for specialist clothing companies are likely to earn considerably more. Promotion to head pattern cutter or, with further training, fashion designer, is possible for staff with exceptional skills.
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Displaying 9 of 28 Agencies that recruit for Pattern Cutters jobs in the Retail industry.
Berry Recruitment - Commercial Division
From senior director level to more junior within finance, HR, marketing, sales, customer service and administration our Office and Contact Centre service is geared towards matching candidates with opportunities which precisely suit their capabilities. We have an established pedigree within the sector and our specialist teams are well qualified to advise and assist your career development.
McBarron Wood Recruitment Specialists
Our functional Retail practice forms a strong bond with how MBW-i was formed. Well connected with a strong presence in the market, our teams are supported by a dedicated team of professional researchers. We are proud to be associated with some of the worlds leading brand names, assisting them with their critical hire appointments across multiple disciplines! If you have a hard to find appointment and need professionals call us now!
Wigan based North West Recruitment Agency who specialise in Office, Industrial, Construction and Engineering Recruitment both on a temporary and permanent basis,
Discover Retail Limited
Discover Retail has been partnering retailers since we open our doors in 2005. We are extreme specialists in the Retail Operation, Head Office and Retail E-Commerce field. We work closely with our clients identifying the right culture fit and skill set for each individual vacancy - we love retail!
Platinum Personnel Solutions
With over 20 years experience in recruitment covering a large number of industry sectors, we are a local Recruitment Agency providing local people to local companies in Suffolk, Essex and Norfolk.
Team Support Midlands Ltd
Based within Birmingham and covering the Midlands and surrounding areas. Team Support recruit for both temporary and permanent positions. We cover manufacturing, warehousing and logistics (we do not supply drivers), skilled and technical, office, and healthcare.
JT Recruit Ltd
JT Recruit is a well respected local agency and we have a great deal of experience in recruiting the right person for you or finding the right job for you. What makes us different from a lot of our competitors is that we care about you!
Dobson Welch Ltd
Dobson Welch is an independent recruitment agency run by experienced consultants with a genuine passion for the industry. What sets us apart from other agencies is our interest in your business and dedication to finding the right people for you. If you want an honest, transparent and consultative recruitment specialist whose main aim is to build strong, lasting working relationships and deliver a first class service, then please get in touch.
AJW Recruitment is an independent privately owned recruitment agency with a fresh and honest approach to recruitment. Getting to know both clients and candidates and what each person is looking for so I can successfully place people in the right jobs to give full job satisfaction and get the client the staff.