Internship - Apparel Pattern Making (m/f/d)

Herzogenaurach | Germany | Product Development

Are you #heretocreate the future of sport with us? Are you ready to put the books aside and get hands-on experiences? Here is your chance to join the best sports brand in the world.

adidas is a truly global company with its roots in Germany. Around the world we employ over 57,000 people. Employees from about 100 nations are working at our global HQ in Herzogenaurach, Germany – the ‘World of Sports’. Every year we produce over 900 million sports and sports lifestyle products and we believe that through sports we have the power to change lives.

An internship at adidas provides you with a unique opportunity to apply what you have learned at university, use your knowledge in practice and live your passion for sports.

Join our Apparel Pattern Making Team: As an intern you will be directly involved in the complete product development process from design and initial prototyping to final release. Be a full and responsible member of the team and support us to become better every day!

 Your Tasks:

  • Support the adidas fit & size project which is touching all our business units and all genders
  • (consolidating patterns, creating new patterns, check and add gradings, send patterns to our internal sample studio, attend fittings)
  • Help to create and convey your own patterns from brief to commercialization
  • Work with physical and digital prototypes
  • Get to know how to create industry leading fit and consider feedback from consumers and testers
  • Work with latest technology and disrupt the industry standards with new innovations  

Your Profile:

  1. Student of Textile Engineering, Clothing Technology, Garment Design/Technology with a focus on pattern making.
  2. Enrolled as fulltime student for the complete duration of the internship or in the so-called gap year between Bachelor and Master’s degree (Only applicable to EU citizens due to working permit regulations!)
  3. Fluent English language skills (written & spoken)
  4. Gerber Skills or a similar pattern program, Strong MS Office skills
  5. Passion for Textiles, Sports and Innovation
  6. Basic knowledge in pattern creation, from construction, grading and visualization
  7. Self driven with good communication skills

Key Facts:

  • Application Deadline: October 15th, 2019
  • Start Dates: March 1st, 2020 or March15th, 2020
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Location: adidas Headquarters in Herzogenaurach (near Nuremberg)

Your Application:

  • Show us with your application (CV & motivation letter) who you are, why you want to join adidas and why this specific team
  • Please apply in the same language as the job description
  • Be aware that incomplete applications will not be considered  

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adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At adidas, every day is a chance to flip the script. An invitation to take everything we know and re-invent it. Do it better. Never settling for good enough. Every day we get up, invent, adapt, improvise, find new ways to collaborate, and do the unexpected. We’re creators, makers and doers. Helping athletes make a difference, not just in their games, but in their lives and in their world. It’s an obsession.

We’ve been doing this for more than 65 years. With an unmatched history and tradition of creating iconic products, consumer connections and experiences, we’ve been defining sport culture since the beginning. And we’re never done. Come be a part of shaping the future together with us.

The Facts

Jobtitle Internship - Apparel Pattern Making (m/f/d)
Team Product Development
Brand adidas
City Herzogenaurach
Location Germany
Number 200472
Position Type Intern
Date Aug-26, 2019
Relocation no

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