Careers at Berry Jane: Join Our Sustainable Fashion Movement
At Berry Jane, we are on a mission to redefine outdoor activewear and swimwear by combining style, comfort, and sustainability. Our commitment to eco-friendly practices, fair labor, and crafting high-quality, made-in-USA garments sets us apart in the fashion industry. If you share our passion for sustainable fashion and want to contribute to a brand that values integrity, innovation, and social responsibility, consider joining our team.
Mission Statement:At Berry Jane, we are dedicated to creating a positive impact on the fashion industry. Our mission revolves around three core principles:
1. Sustainability: We strive to minimize our environmental footprint by using eco-friendly materials, reducing waste, and implementing sustainable production processes.
2. Fair Labor Practices: We believe in fair compensation, safe working conditions, and the empowerment of our employees. Our commitment extends to every stage of the supply chain.
3. Made-in-USA: We take pride in producing high-quality activewear and swimwear right here in the USA. Supporting local manufacturing not only ensures superior craftsmanship but also contributes to the growth of our communities.
Current Job Openings:
All positions are on-site at our office in Fredericksburg, VA.
1. Seamstress, Sample Maker - $18-$22 hr.
Join the innovative and sustainable fashion movement at Berry Jane, a leading women's swimwear and activewear brand based in the USA. We are dedicated to redefining fashion through a commitment to sustainability, fair labor practices, and crafting high-quality garments made in the USA. If you are a skilled seamstress with experience in women's swimwear and activewear, and you share our passion for excellence, we invite you to apply for the position of Seamstress and Sample Maker at Berry Jane.
As a Seamstress and Sample Maker, you will be a key member of our production team, responsible for bringing our design concepts to life. Your expertise in sewing, understanding apparel construction, and proficiency with industrial sewing machines will contribute to the creation of high-quality swimwear and activewear samples.
Sewing and Construction:
- Execute precise sewing techniques to produce high-quality women's swimwear and activewear samples.
- Work with various fabrics and materials, ensuring attention to detail in every stitch.
- Interpret and follow garment patterns to create accurate and visually appealing samples.
- Collaborate with the design team to bring creative concepts to reality.
- Work efficiently with industrial sewing machines to meet production timelines.
- Contribute to the continuous improvement of production processes for enhanced efficiency.
- Conduct thorough quality checks on finished samples to ensure they meet Berry Jane's standards.
- Collaborate with the quality control team to address any issues or improvements needed.
- Communicate effectively with the design and production teams to understand project requirements and specifications.
- Provide valuable input and feedback on the feasibility and practicality of designs.
- Proven experience as a seamstress with a focus on women's swimwear and activewear.
- Proficiency in using industrial sewing machines and other relevant equipment.
- Clear understanding of apparel construction and the ability to interpret garment patterns.
- Strong attention to detail and commitment to delivering high-quality work.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.
How to Apply:
If you are passionate about creating high-quality women's swimwear and activewear and share our commitment to sustainability, we'd love to hear from you. Please submit your resume, portfolio (if available), and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience to email@example.com with the subject line "Seamstress and Sample Maker."
Join Berry Jane in shaping the future of sustainable fashion and contribute to a brand that values craftsmanship, innovation, and social responsibility. Be a part of a team dedicated to making a positive impact on the fashion industry.
2. Part-Time (On-Call) Model for Swim, Activewear, eCommerce - $20/hr
- Collaborate with the design and photography team for eCommerce photos and fit sessions.
- Provide valuable feedback on garment fit, comfort, and functionality.
- Ability to work on an on-call basis.
- Experience as a fit model preferred.
Appx. Size(s) Needed:
- Small (Bust 34-Waist 26-Hip 36)
- XLarge (Bust 41-Waist 34-Hip 44)
- Height: 5'6-5'10
3. Part-Time Administrative Assistant, eCommerce Customer Service - $14/hr.
Berry Jane, a leading sustainable fashion brand based in the USA, is seeking a dynamic and detail-oriented individual to join our team as an Administrative Assistant for eCommerce. At Berry Jane, we are committed to reshaping the fashion industry through sustainability, fair labor practices, and made-in-USA craftsmanship. If you are passionate about these values and possess excellent organizational and administrative skills, we invite you to be part of our growing team.
As an Administrative Assistant for eCommerce at Berry Jane, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth operation for customer service requests. You will be responsible for handling back-end administrative tasks, including but not limited to answering emails, occasional phone calls, and chat requests, as well as managing returns and refunds through the Shopify platform.
- Respond promptly and professionally to customer emails, phone calls, and chat requests.
- Provide exceptional customer service by addressing inquiries, resolving issues, and offering support.
- Process and manage orders through the Shopify platform.
- Ensure accuracy in order fulfillment and address any issues related to order processing.
Processing Returns and Refunds
- Handle the processing of returns and refunds efficiently and in accordance with company policies.
- Communicate with customers regarding return status and issue resolution.
- Assist in maintaining accurate inventory records on the eCommerce platform.
- Collaborate with the inventory team to address any discrepancies or issues.
- Perform general administrative tasks to support the eCommerce team.
- Maintain organized records of customer interactions and transactions.
- Previous experience in an administrative or customer service role, preferably in an eCommerce environment.
- Proficiency in using Shopify and other eCommerce platforms.
- Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Detail-oriented with excellent organizational and multitasking abilities.
- Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
How to Apply:
If you are excited about contributing to a sustainable fashion brand and possess the skills outlined above, we encourage you to apply. Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Administrative Assistant - eCommerce."
Have skills to contribute or see something not listed here? Submit your resume for Consideration!
If you are enthusiastic about sustainable fashion and align with our mission, we'd love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and cover letter to email@example.com, specifying the position you are applying for in the subject line.
Join Berry Jane and be a part of a team dedicated to shaping the future of fashion through sustainability, fair labor practices, and American craftsmanship. Together, let's make a difference in the world of activewear and swimwear.