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Looksmart Career Opportunities

Looksmart Alterations is always looking for extraordinary individuals to join the team. We currently have tailor/sewing machinist, shop manager and customer service positions vacant and waiting for you. With our on-going training, you will extend your tailoring, management, dressmaking, fashion and customer service knowledge which inline, will help you advance in your career. In fact approximately 15% of our existing franchisees started as Looksmart staff working as tailors, shop managers and even customer service staff.

Looksmart has over 120 branches across Australia and New Zealand so if you have a passion for fashion, click on the locations below to view the current opportunities in your state.

 

Looksmart Job Descriptions

To be successful in applying for positions vacant you must meet the requirements outlined below.

Shop Manager Positions

This role requires highly motivated dedicated individuals who are success driven and can work under pressure. The ideal applicant will have a passion for fashion and a drive to succeed in meeting and exceeding targets. You will need to be flexible with availability to work across a 7 day roster. The role consist of the day to day running of the shop which includes the following below but not limited to:
- Opening and closing of shop
- Managing workflow for smooth operation
- Training staff and enforce operations guidelines
- Assist in staff roster
- Invoicing and banking at store level
- Liaising with Head Office to ensure high productivity and performance

- Stock control

The following are required:
- At least 5 years experience in a similar position in the fashion retail industry
- Customer service skills required
- Must speak, write and understand English
- Computer skills are required
- Fashion or tailoring experience is a bonus

 

Tailor/Machinist/Dressmaker Positions

This role requires tailors and machinists experienced in clothing alterations and repairs. Looksmart aims at providing high quality service and require our tailors to have an eye for detail ensuring delivery of the highest standards. Applicants will also need to have knowledge of current fashion trends, styles and body shapes to be able to help communicate and advise customers of options and best fit when required. This exciting position will be a gateway for future prospects within the company.
The following are required:
- Experience with industrial machines required
- Customer service skills required
- Must speak, write and understand English
- Computer skills are required
- Ability to work under pressure and be a team player

- Dressmaking experience is a bonus

 

Customer Service Positions

If you are customer focused with a positive attitude and have the ability to work under pressure this position is for you. Fantastic communications skills is a must as you will not only be looking after customers but also communicating with our tailors. You must have an eye for detail and ensure tailors have all the details to execute a flawless job on customer's orders. Career prospects within the company available for successful applicant.
The following are required:
- Customer service experience in similar industry required
- Must speak, write and understand English
- Computer (POS) skills are required
- Ability to work under pressure and be a team player

- Tailoring and garment pinning skills preferred but not required