Technical Quality Control Intern Who Loves Product Development
Do you have a passion for fabrication and apparel construction? Have you always seen yourself working in a successful retail Company? Are the quality and details of a garment important to you? YM Inc. is home to multiple fashion brands you know and love. We know that true value is more than just low prices. That’s why our team constantly seeks new ways to excite customers with leading fashion items and trends to fit their budget. Why join us? Because what we do is really cool!
ABOUT THE ROLE
Have you always dreamed about learning more about the fashion industry and having input on how items fit before they go into production? If you love sketching and specing garments, then this is the role for you.
At YM Inc, we provide a wealth of opportunities whether it is a first job or a lifelong profession. When we hire someone, we want to keep them for as long as we can. Therefore, promoting from within is part of our culture. In addition, we offer rewarding challenges in a fast-paced and unique environment within the ever-changing curve of fashion retail. On top of that, you get to enjoy benefits like continuous hands-on training, learning programs, and engaging corporate events as well as a fantastic employee discount.
As a QC Intern, you will be working alongside other qualified QC Technicians and Buyers.
In this role you will:
Utilize your education in different situations:
Learn how to measure garments in correspondence with our size guides
Utilize your education and create technical drawings on Illustrator
Utilize your education and create fit comments
Work with overseas/International vendors and manufacturers on design ideas
Learn and take on the responsibility of sending, receiving and organizing samples
WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU
Currently attending one of the awesome post-secondary schools and enrolled in a Fashion Design or Fashion Arts program
Have worked in a retail setting before, understand customers and how stores operate
Everyone knows how to use MS Office these days, but if you are an Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop wiz… Perfect!
Our best QC Interns have outstanding organizational skills, superhuman time management abilities and an amazing understanding of garment fit. Please note, you should only apply if your education requires you to complete hours to graduate.
Passion, initiative and a relentless desire to keep learning are all must-haves when we are looking for new talent. Our team is as diverse as the merchandise we carry. We strive to find people who are both team players and top performers, eager to grow within the Company and able to reach new heights together with us.
At YM Inc, we are always first with fashion. We believe that everyone should have access to clothing they love to wear. We make it our mission to not only provide the latest styles and trends, but to make them affordable. Across all our brands, we provide value for today’s trends for kids, teens and adults. We are one of North America’s leading apparel retailers operating over 700 stores across Canada and the United States under the following banners: Stitches, Urban Planet, Urban Behavior, Sirens, Urban Kids, West49, Amnesia, Suzy Shier, Bluenotes, Mandee, and Charlotte Russe. By developing the best shopping experience and offering the best retail brands and prices, we are well positioned to continue our success, now and in the future. The only thing missing is you!