Nugegoda, Sri Lanka
Skype adders: himashirw
Garment professional with Textile background having 27+ yrs. Experience in Pattern Making and Assistant Manager Product Development Center (manual, opti, lectra)/ Technical / sampling /Quality/ people management/ knitwear / denim / product development/ garment fitting.
Prabodha appreals - Kadawatha–
1993 feb -2001 September
. Worked at Prabodha apparels for 8years in handling Shirts, Blouses, Jackets, Trousers, dresses & Children Wear-
1.As a training pattern maker. (1993 to 1995 )
2.As a senior Pattern maker ( 1995 to 1998)
3.As a head of pattern maker (1998 to 2001)
The Buyers/customers worked with - Matalan, Kenmartex, TU,Wal-Mart, little wood, Q&Q, overseas,Asics
Currently working at Sumithra Garment from 2002- as a Assistant Manager Product Development Center (PDC) handling Woven/Knit in all category of products- for Pants/shorts/skirts/Jackets & outer wear
The responsibilities & strengths listed below
1.I look in to the entire pattern room including grading on all development & bulk styles
2.I do direct handling correspondence with regard to the patterns/technical aspect with the UK customer and USA customer
3.I also travel to many countries to in order to get all the samples approved –as customers wish
4.I’m responsible for all the technical/pattern/grading markers for all the bulk & samples
5.Can do any kind of garments- from Infant /toddlers to Adult under several fabrications & sizes
6.At any given time- can turn around the patterns/ grading under a limited time in order to meet a given TNA
7.Working under pressure is a key
The buyers worked with –NEXT /Macy’s/Mark & Spence /BONTON/Kenneth Cole/Matalan/Sainsbury/George/Debanams/Tessco/TATA(India)Austin Reed/Kowa(Japanese)Columbia/Super Dry/Walmart/Asos(UK)/Fat face.
The buying houses that worked with-NEXT Liaison office in Sri Lanka/May Department/ Dewhirst/Nor Lanka/William E-Connor/Design Philosophy/Trent Limited, Tom tailor(Indian market).
Other Skills – I have very good knowledge of sourcing imported outwear fabrics like
Micro Fleece, CVC Fleece, Dazzle,Mesh,Bonded,Tricot,Waffle,Pq fabrics
Skill Of Computer Aided Designing – Lectra & OPtitex.
Can handle all kinds of Knit, Woven, Denims and outerwear products, capable of taking independent decisions, can foresee problems and take precautions to avoid same, also working as a team work .I have worked well with people of all levels of management and capable of leading a team.
Specialist in knit, Woven &Denims tops/ bottoms / outerwear washes and non washed products.
Date of Birth 24th September 1975
:Followed the Course of patterns,cutting,Grading,Styling
Conducted by C.I.T.I.at Rathmalana in srilanka 1994.
Permanent address : No 30,’Kelsey home’, Wijesekara mawatha,
Ph – 077-*******
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Production Technical Manager
Next Manufacturing Liaison office
World Trade Centre
17 th floor
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Nor Lanka Manufacturing Limited