RECRUITMENT OPPORTUNITIES & INTERNSHIPS WITH GILLIAN ARNOLD
Do you want to be part of our team?

Discover our different opportunites to work with our brand and grow as an individual, learning about our production and develop on your skills.

RECRUITMENT OPPORTUNITIES & INTERNSHIPS WITH GILLIAN ARNOLD
Do you want to be part of our team?

Discover our different opportunites to work with our brand and grow as an individual, learning about our production and develop on your skills.

WHO WE ARE?

At Gillian Arnold, we pride ourselves in having a positive work balance and outlook on life. We aim to push towards new ideas, inventive processes and creative works. Joining our team means that you will be thrown in with creative artists and producers. If you love design and are committed as we are, then get in touch now.

OPPORTUNITES

SEWING machinist

We are looking for an experienced machinist, using straight sticch machines, overlockers and sewing by hand. Your day to day will involve processing orders, sewing and overlocking a large volume of varied products from cushions and deckchairs to hot water bottle covers and aprons. Experience with industrial sewing machines is ideal but not essential. Your job will also involve printing, measuring and cutting fabric to specific requirements, all of which will be taught on the job.

This is an ideal position for someone who is keen to gain experience working for a busy design company and develop a valuable understanding of production methods in the design world. Beyond that, you will be a part of an experimental design brand that is always pushing for new and interesting ways to grow and will play a key part in the prototyping phases of new products.

We are an inclusive employer who are seeking the best possible person for this position which has a lot of potential growth within our company. You do not require any formal qualifications or certificates for this position. If you are skilled at sewing, a hard worker and right for this position, then you’re the right person for the job, regardless of your educational background.

Essential:

  • A confident ability to operate either a domestic or industrial sewing machine.
  • Availability to work between 3 – 5 days a week.

Ideal:

  • Experience using industrial sewing machines.
  • Experience using overlocking machines.
  • Experience working with fabric printing and textile manipulation.

Location: Darlington

Type:* Permanent

Basis: Full Time or Part Time 25 – 35 hours per week.

Interview Date: asap

Start Date: Aug 20th (approx)

Salary: £5.90 – £7.83 per hour

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time


If you are interested please get in touch with:
Rab Moghal

0800 625 0625
rab@gillianarnold.com

WORK EXPERIENCE, PLACEMENTS & INTERNSHIPS

Work Experience & Internships

We are seeking people with a passion for product design who want to learn more about what goes into the actual producing of home wares, soft furnishings and jewellery. We will guide you through making some of our products that will then go on to be sold in UK retailers throughout the country.
This is a great opportunity for anyone who is going into a design led business in the future, you will gain practical hands on experience from a team of artists and designers as well as gaining excellent work experience that will look fantastic on your CV.
If you are interested in either our apprenticeship or internship this would also be a great place to get started, getting to grips with what we do.

Our interns experience with Gillian Arnold
Jeffrey Nicholls

Jeffrey Nicholls

Intern Web Developer

 

“I have had the great opportunity to work with Gillian Arnold. Since being here, the team has been very welcoming in settling me. I can’t recommend Gillian Arnold enough. I didn’t think I was going to fit in at first, but I have and its fantastic. GA has allowed me to portray skills learnt at Teesside University when it came to web design.”

Sophie Wheadon

Sophie Wheadon

Intern Content and Copywriter

 

“Being an intern at Gillian Arnold has helped me put forward the skills I’m learning throughout university, into working life. The content I have produced here will be brilliant to use in my portfolio and I’m excited to show future employers what I have done here at Gillian Arnold. I recommend this internship to anyone needing experience.”