06 July, 2018


MIA Bridal & Fashion

Port Vila

Due Date
20 Jul 2018

Full time

Organisation Description
We specialized in custom making, Wedding gowns, Bridesmaid dresses, Flower-girl dresses, Cocktail dresses, Evening Gowns, Skirts, Island style dresses, Men dress shirts. Any style you want, we will make it!

Job Description
We are looking for local experienced tailors to join our growing business.
Selection Criteria

Key Account-abilities

  Responsible for tailoring client experience, being perceptive and responsive to needs, listening, and showing enthusiasm for the product and quality for Mia Bridal & Fashion.
  Use expertise with all garment fittings, marks on garments, construction, and little knowledge of fabrics, styling and manufacturing techniques.
  Deliver advice on the product, providing accurate lead times and cost estimates to ensure expectations are managed.
  Draw and cut patterns as needed and according to specifications.
  Alter clothing to fit individual needs. Examine and repair garments following alteration tags and understand marks on garments. Ability to understand alteration tags and marks on garments to ascertain necessary alterations.
   Perform and complete fittings and deliver quality workmanship on both minor and major types of alterations according to Mia Bridal & Fashion standards.
  Organize workload and complete items on time.
  Demonstrate proficiency in operating all tailor shop equipment.

Job Requirements
  Minimum of two (2) years’ experience in seamstress/tailoring.
  Experience working with clients both male and female.
  Discretion and confidentiality.
  Possession of strong technical background in specialty skills such as, sewing difficult materials, making a collar, pants pockets, buttonholes etc. is preferable.
  Possession of pressing and quality control skills.
  Knowledge of alterations including fabrications and styling of luxury merchandise.
  Demonstrate strong business judgment, creativity, and organizational ability.
  Fast-paced, well-organized and able to juggle multiple priorities at once
  Fluent in English, with the ability to communicate and write clearly. Fluency in other languages will be considered a plus
  Must possess superb interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with customers and colleagues.
  High level of ownership, accountability and initiative.
  Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast paced environment with limited supervision.
  Open to learning and developing new skills and processes.
  Flexibility to work a retail schedule which will include evenings, weekends and public holidays depending on orders.

Not Stated

How to Apply
Apply by:
In person

Contact Person
Petrina Bruce

Contact Phone Number
(00678) 7745578

E-mail to send applications to

Postal Address or location to apply in person
Opposite Waterfront
Port Vila

Website to Obtain Further Information
Mia Bridal (Facebook Page)

How to apply - more information
CV and 1 Reference letter

Source: Direct from the employer
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