Patternmakers (Wood)

Top 3 patternmakers Jobs

  • Beyond Yoga: Technical Designer - Levi Strauss & Co. - Culver City, CA

    Allocate patternmakers based on previous style history and capability * Ensure all fit samples are fit in accordance with priorities set by SRS or Production approvals. * Send teck packs, pattern ...

  • Beyond Yoga-Senior Technical Designer - Levi Strauss & Co. - Culver City, CA

    Allocate patternmakers based on previous style history and capability * Ensure all fit samples are fit in accordance with priorities set by SRS or Production approvals. * Send teck packs, pattern ...

  • Women's Denim Design Director- Jeans Innovation Center, UNIQLO - UNIQLO USA LLC - Gardena, CA

    ... patternmakers and tech design. ยท Partner with fabric and wash team to source new textile fabrications and develop new washes that can integrate with design and development concepts. Attend mill ...

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What Patternmakers Do

Plan, lay out, and construct wooden unit or sectional patterns used in forming sand molds for castings.


Patternmaker Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 200
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $46,920

Job Outlook for Patternmakers

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 100
  • Growth rate: 25 percent (Much faster than average)

How to Become a Patternmaker

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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