We Are Hiring

Since 2009, Cloud9 Fabrics has been providing the home sewing and craft market with 100% certified organic cotton fabrics in beautiful, contemporary designs. We are a young and creative company who enjoys the mix of business with our passion. Owned by two working mothers, we’re flexible and fast and there’s always something happening. We need a group of hard-working , enthusiastic, fabric-loving people to join our growing team!

February 12, 2014 • We are seeking a part-time Textile Design Assistant to help the Creative Director with development and pre-production of collections created by our licensed artists.

  • Position: Textile Design Assistant
  • Description: Assistant to the Creative Director to prepare artwork for the mill and follow through to final approvals.
  • Location: Cranford NJ – easy to get to by car or train.
  • Timing: This is a part-time position with a fairly flexible schedule. We’ll work together to determine the best time.
  • Compensation: This a paid part-time position. Salary based on experience.
  • Qualifications: Introductory level – great experience for someone starting out.
  • Verify repeats.
  • Scale for screen sizes.
  • Create pitch sheets.
  • Choose and order color standards.
  • Maintains an organized project identification system.
  • Assigns pattern and color numbers.
  • Prepares artwork package with production ready standards.
  • Send digital files to mills.
  • Works closely with mills to address technical issues as they arise.
  • Organize strike-offs and samples.
  • Maintains printer and supply levels as needed.
  • Creates web-ready images and uploads them onto the main website (via Word Press)
  • Constant interaction with Creative Director.
  • Strong computer skills: Illustrator and Photoshop proficiency required. InDesign helpful.
  • General knowledge of print and textile design.
  • Good sense of color application.
  • Works well under pressure.
  • Basic Mac/Apple knowledge required.
  • Good interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.
  • Team player with strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Associate’s Degree in Textile Design, Fine Art, or Fashion Design.
How to Apply
  • Send your resumé to submissions@cloud9fabrics.com.
  • Send link to online portfolio.
  • Portfolio should include examples of mill-ready textile design work.
  • Attachments should not exceed 1 mb.