Alterations Specialist

Alterations Specialist Responsibilities
  • Alters clothing to fit individual customers or repairs defective garments, following alteration or repair tags or marks on garments: Examines tag or garment to ascertain necessary alterations.
  • Removes stitches from garment, using ripper or razor blade.
  • Repairs or replaces defective garment parts, such as pockets, pocket flaps, and coat linings.
  • May fit garments on customer to determine required alterations.
Additional Information
Basic Qualifications
Be able to fix:

  • hems
  • zippers
  • formals
  • men’s wear
  • women’s wear

Experience Required
Know how to use an industrial sewing machine, blind hemmer and serger
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must pass sewing test