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Tanis Emmett Wedding Style has been a leader in the bridal alterations industry for the past 20 years. Our unique team of experts have been mastering the art of alterations and redesign for weddings gowns, bridesmaid dresses, evening gowns, prom dresses, and more. Alongside our tailoring services, we have also grown our custom department, creating a variety of accessories from veils, ties & pocket squares, belts, headpieces, and jewelry to name a few.

We have some exciting opportunities for candidates looking to accelerate their growth within the bridal and fashion industry. We are a close-knit supportive team, we work hard, we have a lot of fun, and there are many perks associated with joining the TEWS family. Benefits included are:

  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • Continued Education
  • Supportive Team Atmosphere
  • Team and Personal Incentives
  • Guaranteed Monthly Bonuses
  • Opportunity for Cross Training (Sewing / Finishing’s / Fitting)
  • Exposure to Fashion Industry Leaders
  • Accelerated growth within a sort period

Sewing Specialist

The Alteration’s Sewing Specialist is responsible for completing all alteration sewing services necessary to meet our customers’ needs. Candidates should have experience in one or more of the following areas: garment production, millinery, patternmaking or alterations. Preferred experience with sewing machines and press equipment.

Seamstress Responsibilities:

  • Flexible scheduling availability including first and second shifts, third shift if applicable, weekdays and weeknights, holidays, overtime and double shifts
  • Full-time roles require seven (7) days of full availability. Part-time roles require a minimum of three (3) days of full availability is required in order to be considered for this opportunity
  • Ability to work with all types of fabrics
  • Push, pull, lift and/or carry a minimum of 20 lbs.
  • Work for extended periods of high activity
  • Comfortable working in an area where may be exposed to clients in various stages of dress/undress
  • Communicate with department supervisor about timelines, repairs, daily goals
  • Proven communication skills
  • Flexible and adaptable for all business needs
  • Demonstrated positive, friendly and helpful behaviors

Preferred Assets:

  • Seamstress: 1 year
  • Alterations: 1 year
  • Sewing: 1 year
  • Fashion design: 1 year
  • Proven Schooling in Design

Additional training will be provided.
Job Types: Permanent Part Time contract with possibility of Full-Time status during the high season
Locations: Newcastle & Stouffville

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Please submit your resume and a short cover letter.

Fitting Specialist

The Fitting Specialist is responsible for completing all alteration fitting services necessary to meet our customers’ needs. Our most successful candidate is a self-motivated individual with outgoing personalities and excellent technical fitting skills. They love special occasion fashion and knowledge how to tailor a garment to ensure the best fit possible.

Seamstress Responsibilities:

  • Perform all necessary customer garment fittings
  • Perform all types of alterations on bridal gowns, bridesmaid dresses, flower girl dresses, and eveningwear
  • Press, steam, hand sewing skills, and spot clean garments/merchandise as necessary
  • Follow quality control guidelines and inspect all garments to verify pristine condition before final delivery to the customer
  • Fill out alterations tickets accurately and completely, ensuring correct fees and pricing
  • Resolve alterations customer service issues or concerns and refer any unresolved matter to store manager
  • Upselling products or services
  • Communicate supply needs to the Store Manager to ensure all supplies are always available
  • Ensure preventative maintenance of equipment and report any damage or broken equipment immediately
  • Flexibility to work retail schedules such as weekdays, weeknights, and Saturdays are mandatory

Preferred Assets:

  • Seamstress: 1 year
  • Alterations: 1 year
  • Sewing: 1 year
  • Fashion design: 1 year
  • Proven Schooling in Design

Additional training will be provided.
Job Types: Permanent Part Time Contract with possibility of Full-Time status during the high season
Location: Newcastle
Mandatory: Weekday Evenings and Saturday availability is a must

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Please submit your resume and a short cover letter.

Finishing’s Specialist

You will have attention to detail, patience and an approach that strives for quality over quantity when it comes to work ethic and performance. Prior experience in dealing with luxury womenswear made of beading & laces is an asset. You must LOVE working with women and have a passion for sewing and handling beautiful things with care. This role will see you working from our Newcastle Flagship store to carry out finishing’s for our Brides along with cleaning and repairing our gowns, maintaining the luxurious quality.

Responsibilities:

  • Relaying Lace
  • Intricate Beading
  • Cleaning and maintenance of gowns
  • Minor Repairs
  • Custom Piece Creation

Skills & Experience:

  • Previous experience working as a Seamstress, Tailor or Alterations Specialist for a luxury high-end retailer or contemporary brand is highly regarded
  • Textile & fabric knowledge preferred but not necessary
  • Garment cleaning experience preferred but not necessary
  • Highest standard of attention to detail
  • Hard working and dynamic person with strong multi-tasking and organizational skills
  • The ability to learn quickly and retain extensive product knowledge

Preferred Assets:

  • Seamstress: 1 year
  • Alterations: 1 year
  • Sewing: 1 year
  • Fashion design: 1 year
  • Proven Schooling in Design

Additional training will be provided.
Job Types: Permanent Part Time Contract with possibility of Full-Time status during the high season
Locations: Newcastle
Mandatory: Weekday Evenings availability is a must

Apply Now!

Please submit your resume and a short cover letter.

Finishing’s Specialist Coordinator

You are a born leader with the skills polished around running a small team, prioritizing tasks, and have keen attention to detail. Experience in dealing with luxury womenswear made of beading & laces is preferred. You must LOVE working with women and have a passion for sewing and handling beautiful things with care. This role will see you working from our Newcastle Flagship store in coordinating and organizing our finishing’s teams

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborating with the Manager of Alterations
  • Prioritizing dresses
  • Supporting Team
  • Brainstorming redesign possibilities with clients
  • Laying Lace
  • Intricate Beading
  • Cleaning and maintenance of gowns
  • Minor Repairs

Skills & Experience:

  • Previous experience working as a Seamstress, Tailor or Alterations Specialist for a luxury high-end retailer or contemporary brand is highly regarded
  • Textile & fabric knowledge preferred but not necessary
  • Highest standard of attention to detail
  • Hard working and dynamic person with strong multi-tasking and organizational skills
  • The ability to learn quickly and retain extensive product knowledge

 

Preferred Assets:

  • Seamstress: 1 year
  • Alterations: 1 year
  • Sewing: 1 year
  • Fashion design: 1 year
  • Proven Schooling in Design

Additional training will be provided.
Job Types: Permanent Full-Time Contract during high season with flexible hours during off season
Location: Newcastle

Apply Now!

Please submit your resume and a short cover letter.

Client Event Coordinator

We at Tanis Emmett Wedding Style are looking for a Client Event Coordinator to create and nurture long-term relationships with customers. You, with the help of our team, will resolve any issues that arise to ensure customers are satisfied with our services and events.

In this role, you should be an excellent communicator who’s able to grasp customer needs and brainstorm ways to fulfill them. If you also have previous knowledge or a background in customer service and knowledge of our wedding industry, we’d like to meet you.

Your goal will be to help us safeguard our revenue and retain our customers through brainstorming and executing in-studio events and outreach programs.

Responsibilities

  • Build relationships with customers and external stakeholders
  • Create plans to address current business needs
  • Advise clients on current promotions and events
  • Schedule regular meetings with external stockholders to explore business opportunities
  • Act as point of contact for concerns and escalate issues as appropriate
  • Help fitting team up-sell or cross-sell services and products
  • Ensure both the company and clients adhere to contract terms
  • Manage database, filing, and contracts
  • Set sales and revenue targets and work diligently to meet them
  • Collaborate with the owner to address customers’ needs
  • Maintenance of website and social media outlets

Requirements

  • Proven experience as a Client Relations Coordinator or Event Coordinator
  • Proven track record of meeting and exceeding targets
  • Background in customer service; industry knowledge is a plus
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • A customer-oriented attitude
  • Excellent communication
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Ability to work well with a team
  • Knowledge of WordPress
  • Marketing on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Etsy, Pinterest

Apply Now!

Please submit your resume and a short cover letter.