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The Gap Inc.

Associate Technical Designer

The Gap Inc. - San Francisco, CA

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The Associate Technical Designer role is an entry level pre-manufacturing function, responsible for facilitating a limited group of apparel styles from design concept and first prototype to a final, production ready proto-type.  Position supports multiple team members and requires a high level of supervision


Support department, as led by supervisor, while learning key product area

Gain clear direction and consensus of design aesthetic, fit intent and construction, while maintaining corporate standards

Effectively communicate design’s fit intent

Prepare samples for fittings, participate in fit sessions, and take notes

Evaluate garment to ensure global compliance of spec and construction

Identify and communicate basic quality and costing issues

Identify and communicate fit and balance issues

Work with supervisor to meet seasonal deadlines

Participate in departmental and cross-functional meetings as appropriate

Demonstrate accountability for work commitments

Foster open communication and team environment with all business partners


Formal education in Apparel Manufacturing, Design, Patternmaking or equivalent

1-3 years’ experience in the Apparel Industry including patternmaking and construction experience with full knowledge of total production timeline

Knowledge of pattern making, construction and fit

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Organizational and problem solving skills with ability to multi task

Computer skills – PLM, Illustrator, Photoshop, Gerber, Lectra, Optitex, Microsoft Office Suite

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129 days 14 hours ago

The Gap Inc.


Associate Technical Designer The Gap Inc. - San Francisco, CA, United States


Location: San Francisco, CA