Fashion Design Technical Assistant Full Time
Category:: Technical Assistant
Locations:: Garden City, NY
Posted:: Jul 8, 2019
Closes:: Aug 7, 2019 - 11:59 PM EDT
About Nassau Community College:
Nassau Community College (NCC), a member of the State University of NY (SUNY) system of Colleges and Universities, is a diverse and multi-cultural campus. NCC provides equal employment opportunity and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital, or veteran status. NCC promotes positive efforts in recruitment to achieve equity and inclusion and is conducting a search to fill anticipated staff and administrative vacancies. All vacancies are filled pending budget approval.
The Fashion Design Technical Assistant oversees the maintenance and use of the specialized machinery and equipment in the lab on a daily basis. The Technical Assistant ensures the safety of all students in the fashion design lab by supervising students using more than twenty (20) high speed industrial sewing machines, multiple industrial irons and steamers, dress forms, patternmaking, and other activities. The Technical Assistant runs the Help Center during Club Hour. In addition, at the discretion of the faculty member teaching a class, if there is room, students from other classes come into the lab for extra help throughout the day.
The minimum qualification for this position is a Fashion Design Associate Degree with technical design courses comparable in credits and content to the courses offered in our program (four (4) semesters of Draping, two (2) semesters of Patternmaking, one (1) semester of Garment Construction)
Five (5) years of full-time fashion design industry experience
Demonstrates technical expertise by passing a comprehensive proficiency exam in draping, garment construction, and patternmaking.
Demonstrates current knowledge in fashion design.
Possesses working knowledge of industry machinery used in our labs and classrooms.
If you are interested in applying for this position please create an NCC Employment Account by clicking on the APPLY NOW button. Upload the following documents, which are required for consideration:
Resume / Curriculum vitae / Cover Letter / Letter of Application which includes names and contact information of three (3) references
Credentials accepted electronically. Multiples and phone calls for the same position will delay the process. Self photographs before hiring are discouraged. Please provide cover letter stating position, include postal mailing address. Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer