Leather Goods Repair Specialist

Department:  INTERNAL MANUFACTURING
City:  Florence
Location:  IT

INTRODUCTION

At Burberry, we believe creativity opens spaces. Our purpose is to unlock the power of imagination to push boundaries and open new possibilities for our people, our customers and our communities. This is the core belief that has guided Burberry since it was founded in 1856 and is central to how we operate as a company today.

We aim to provide an environment for creative minds from different backgrounds to thrive, bringing a wide range of skills and experiences to everything we do. As a purposeful, values-driven brand, we are committed to being a force for good in the world as well, creating the next generation of sustainable luxury for customers, driving industry change and championing our communities. 

JOB PURPOSE

You will be a product expert in repairs on finished good products (bags, wallets, belts) arriving from stores end retail teams. You will deal with all activities of repairing finished products and work with Quality Control department if needed on specific repairs on production finished products.

RESPONSIBILITIES

•    Repairing Leather goods according to Burberry standards. 
•    Work jointly with the After Sales Coordinator to ensure timeline is respected.
•    Detection of any problems on the products and definition of any related resolutions.
•    Identify raw materials needed to perform repair.
•    Manage with the After Sales Coordinator the spare part stocks and flow of products within the repair centre.
•    Prepare materials to perform the repairs.
•    Perform different activities needed (disassembling, cutting, splitting, skiving, gluing, positioning, pre-assembling, edge painting).
•    Validate the quality of the repair performed: functionality and aesthetic ; ensure product is neat and well finished.
•    Ensure with the Operation Manager that equipment are well maintained and safe to use.
•    Participate actively to the activities within the department
•    Collaborate with Modelleria, Logistic, Production and QC departments as needed to achieve repairs. 

PERSONAL PROFILE


•    Proven knowledge in leather goods products manufacturing (production and prototyping).
•    Excellent manual and technical skills.
•    Experience in leather goods product repairs a plus
•    Stitching competences a plus.

FOOTER

Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

 

Posting Notes: Italy || Not Applicable || Florence || INTERNAL MANUFACTURING || NO DEPARTMENT || n/a ||


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