Pattern Maker – Napapijri (Maternity Cover)

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Company: Napapijri
Location: Mendrisio (TI), N/A
Job Type: Full-Time

Job ad

Napapijri was born in 1987 in the shadow of Europe’s highest peak, Mont Blanc, where an Italian manufacturer of travel bags gave outdoor apparel a new meaning by combining innovative materials and close attention to style.

As a premium leisurewear brand, we thrive at the intersection of design, sustainability, and innovation, and champion a future-positive attitude th

rough inclusivity and a ceaseless drive to make it better. We are daring and celebrate self-expression in all its forms, from fashion to the arts, to music and community-building.

Napapijri is a subsidiary of VF, the world’s largest apparel and footwear company comprised of over 30 brands. We are distributed in over 40 countries through a network of over 200 mono brand stores and over 2200 multi brand retailers.

For our HQ based in Stabio we are looking for a Pattern Maker, your main focus will be


Special Work Activities related to “Napapijri Global Fit Project”

Create an archive of measurement charts, basic blocks, cad, patterns and paper patterns

Request, collect, measure and present fit samples

Create pattern templates and sizes spec by interpreting drawings produced by fashion designers

Use computer software to make up some patterns and sizes specs



Check the fitting results on dummies and physical models, making analysis.

Work with designers and product developers to make alternations or adjustment to the final pattern.

Interact with the internal Product Department and the external regional offices to provide the technical support on pattern making

Skills for success:

A good knowledge of pattern making and workmanship techniques

Good mathematics skills fo

r measurements and calculations

Good computer skills, especially with pattern design software (GERBER V.11)

Knowledge of raw materials’ characteristics

English Language with knowledge of technical terms and meaning on garments making

Ability to interpret a design concept and put it on patterns with good workmanship skills

Detailed oriented and able to work autonomously



What’s in it For YouWe’re in the business of unleashing human potential, driven by the ideas, energy and commitment of our people. That’s why we offer comprehensive benefits that encourage mental, physical and financial well-being for all VF associates. When it comes to benefits, we’re the total package.