Alterations Specialist

Posted 21/04/2021 by Purple HR Limited

Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
£8.91 - £10/hour

At David’s Bridal, we empower our customers to stay true to their dreams and find ‘the one’, that magical dress that will make them feel a million dollars and shine like a star!

Would you like to be part of a team that creates a uniquely personal retail experience that makes dreams come true and be surrounded by the most beautiful and amazing gowns every single day?  

Yes?  Then read on.

At David’s Bridal, we’re here to help customers celebrate and create David’s magic. From weddings and anniversaries to girls’ night and graduation, our mission is to make sure everybody looks and feels amazing in a dress that’s just right, along with all those little extras that let them shine.

As the world’s largest bridal retailer, we offer a wide range of styles and sizes at reasonable prices, so all women can have the celebration of their dreams. 

We are now looking for Alterations Specialists to join our busy team and assist with bridal fittings.

Reporting to the Alterations Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for completing all alteration fittings whilst ensuring the provision of outstanding customer service. We are looking for an outgoing and self-motivated individual, with a high level of attention to detail and experience of using industrial sewing machines.

Responsibilities will include:

Greeting all alterations customers

Carry out fitting appointments

Press, steam and spot clean garments/merchandise where necessary

Following quality control guidelines and inspecting all garments to verify pristine condition before final delivery

Schedule alterations appointments in person or via telephone as needed

Fill out alterations tickets accurately, ensuring correct fees and pricing

Partnering with Stylist to validate garment fit and suggest product additions where appropriate

Ensure accurate and timely clock-in and clock-out for scheduled shifts

Ensure the alterations room is consistently maintained in a clean, well-organised manner

Perform other duties as assigned my Store Management 

Essential requirements:

A passion for fashion, and for going the extra mile to make David’s Bridal customers look and feel fantastic

Adaptability in a fast-paced environment

Proven experience of dress fittings

Experience of working in a retail environment desirable

Ability to energetically create a supportive environment and work well with other team members 

In return David’s Bridal can offer a friendly, vibrant working environment, encouraging everyone to stay true dreams by creating a culture of inclusivity, authenticity and empowerment for their customers and associates.

Now that we’ve popped the question, please say “I do”!

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