Production Seamstress

We are currently searching for an experienced, highly skilled and detail-oriented production seamstress to work alongside the designer and AK team at our Chicago office. This position is for someone who will help increase our production output and share our desire to create high quality products.  

What you’ll be responsible for:

  • Cutting and prepping fabrics

  • Sewing fabrics, zippers, buttons, etc.

  • Ironing/Steaming/Pressing

  • Consistently delivering high quality finished pieces within stated time frames

  • Maintaining a clean, organized and stocked work area and informing the owner when additional supplies are needed

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 10 pounds

 

The ideal candidate is/has:

  • Experience cutting fabric AND sewing final garment is a MUST

  • Excellent time management

  • Experience with pattern drafting/correcting and draping is a plus

  • Ability to clearly communicate (our team speaks English, Polish and some Mandarin)

  • A positive attitude with willingness to work hard

  • Detail-oriented and dedicated

Details:

  • Part-time position (flexible hours with possibility to move into a full-time position in the future) or full-time. 

  • Can work from our downtown Chicago studio or at home studio.

  • Compensation is per completed piece.

How to apply:

  • Send your resume and photos of sample work to info@alyssakristin.com. Include “Production Seamstress” in the subject line.

  • Answer the following questions in your email:

    • What is your weekly availability (days/hours)?

    • How many hours can you commit to weekly?

    • How soon can you start?

  • Please include all requested information or your application will NOT be considered.