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David Nieper is a people business and people are our lifeblood! A family business which has survived the test of time with the traditional values of honesty, integrity and respect but one which demands and rewards high standards of quality, skill and professionalism. We work with over 200 staff based both here in Derbyshire and in our European offices, many have long service awards to be proud of. 

We're always looking for talented people; age is no barrier but lack of energy, enthusiasm and creativity would be. Some of the most sought after jobs are offered to enterprising individuals who write to us!  To apply, please write to Pamela Holland, David Nieper, Nottingham Road Alfreton, DE55 7LE or email: pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk

At David Nieper each person's development and wellbeing is important to us.  We offer:

  • Competitive wages
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Secure employment
  • A supportive, friendly working environment
  • Regular social events
  • Generous staff discounts
  • Discounted corporate gym membership
  • Long service awards
  • Freshly made, healthy, home cooked, subsidised meals
  • Individual induction training and development programmes   

We look forward to hearing from you!

 Current Vacancies

 

URGENT REQUIREMENT -
PRE-DYE KNITWEAR LINKER

(Temporary, Full-time)

We would love to hear from you if you have previously worked as a Pre-Dye Knitwear Linker.

Enjoy being part of our friendly, skilled team of Knitwear specialists. Use your experience of neck and sleeve linking to produce beautifully crafted, quality garments in the best yarns and wools.

An opportunity has recently arisen for an experienced linker to join us on a temporary basis, for 3 months, working full time hours (ie. 7am to 4pm, Monday to Thursday, 7am to 12 noon on Friday).

The workload is busy, varied and interesting and you would receive generous wages and full support to help you settle in.

Please apply in writing, with CV, to pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk or post an application to Pamela Holland, HR Manager, David Nieper, Nottingham Road, Alfreton, DE55 7LE

 

CUTTING ROOM MANAGER

  • Permanent, full time position 
  • Computer and hand cutting experience
  • Team management skills

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join a successful fashion business.  We require an experienced supervisor to lead a team of skilled operators.  Knowledge of Lectra system, laying up machine and straight/band knife essential.  Experience of working with different types of fabric (such as, knitted cotton, lycra, satin, silk, velour, fleece) a distinct advantage. This is a key position requiring an experienced person used to motivating and leading a team to meet tight deadlines.

The workload is varied and interesting and, as an expanding family business, we can provide competitive wages, a friendly, supportive working environment.  

Please apply in writing, with CV, to pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk or post an application to Pamela Holland, HR Manager, David Nieper, Nottingham Road, Alfreton, DE55 7LE

 

IT TECHNICAL SUPPORT & BUSINESS ANALYST

  • Permanent IT Generalist Position
  • IBM iSeries 

Use your IT skills to ensure optimum operation of our complex bespoke systems.  Be an essential member of our small, friendly team of internal and external IT specialists, to maintain and develop our wide range of IT systems, which include:

  • In-house bespoke integrated ERP systems (RPG on IBM iSeries)
  • 3rd party systems including KV payroll, Chorus accounts, Lectra CAD/CAM
  • Ecommerce website (Magento/PHP)
  • Infrastructure (Windows & Mac networks)
  • Digital marketing, database marketing and analysis and desktop support

Enjoy working across all departments, performing this hands-on technical support role.  Full training in our in-house systems will be provided.  Based at our head office in Derbyshire, the IT team support approximately 100 users, including those in our small European offices. 

Please apply in writing, with CV, to pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk or post an application to Pamela Holland, HR Manager, David Nieper, Nottingham Road, Alfreton, DE55 7LE

 

WORKS ENGINEER

  • Skilled Mechanical Engineer
  • Experienced Manager
  • Permanent, Fulltime Position

Use your mechanical engineering and senior management experience to be an essential part of this leading, family owned, clothing manufacturing business. Enjoy using your knowledge of machinery, to solve problems and schedule maintenance, as well as, helping our sewing team to develop production methods.  Deal with suppliers and contractors, to co-ordinate services and negotiate contracts.  An understanding of basic electrics, plumbing and general building maintenance would also be useful.  We value people with technical ability and practical skill who understand the importance of precision engineering to produce a world class quality product.  

Please apply in writing, with CV, to pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk or post an application to Pamela Holland, HR Manager, David Nieper, Nottingham Road, Alfreton, DE55 7LE

 

PART-TIME, DAYTIME/EVENING or TERM TIME ONLY SEWING JOBS

Experience preferred but paid training available

Join our friendly team of skilled seamstresses and enjoy developing your sewing skills.  Work with the world’s finest fabrics including the best cotton, pure silk and delicate laces to make high quality women’s fashion and nightwear.  If you enjoy sewing or have worked as a sewing machinist before this job may be ideal for you, but better still if you can be flexible to do more or less hours to help us cover peak times.  When applying please state the hours you would be available to work.

Please apply in writing to Pamela Holland, David Nieper Ltd, Nottingham Road,  Alfreton, Derbyshire DE55 7LE  (telephone: 01773 833335) or send an email to  pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk

 

SKILLED ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT (Part time)

Hours: 20 hours per week

Enjoy being a valued member of our busy, friendly and well established Accounts Department team.  This is a varied, responsible and rewarding job, within a fast paced environment, which requires meticulous attention to detail and a high level of numeracy. Use your previous accounting experience, though full training will be provided to learn our bespoke systems. 

The Job

  • All aspects of Purchase Ledger
  • Daily transactions reconciliation
  • Daily & weekly banking
  • Dealing with suppliers
  • Working with Excel spreadsheets/Microsoft Work
  • Month end/ yearly procedures
  • Archiving

The Person

  • Confident working with financial data, along with experience gained within a pressured and fast paced financial environment.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word useful, but accuracy and excellent attention to detail essential.
  • Methodical with good organisational skills and the ability to prioritise own workload.
  • Conscientious, fast and efficient. 

Please apply in writing, with CV, to pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk or post an application to Pamela Holland, HR Manager, David Nieper, Nottingham Road, Alfreton, DE55 7LE

 

FABRIC TECHNOLOGIST – Freelance Opportunity

  • Expert knowledge of clothing technology
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment essential

This is an exciting opportunity to provide a valuable service to this well established, expanding fashion company.  Fabric sourcing and testing are essential to the development and production of the collections we produce and we seek a textile specialist to support our Design teams and Production Department.

We are renowned for using quality fabric to produce superbly finished garments.  We require a textile technologist with in depth knowledge of fabric testing and performance, who is used to advising clothing manufacturers.  You will have a detailed understanding of the fabric supply chain and excellent commercial awareness.

Please apply in writing, with CV, to pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk or post an application to Pamela Holland, HR Manager, David Nieper, Nottingham Road, Alfreton, DE55 7LE

 

CREATIVE PATTERN CUTTER

Full or Part time hours

Enjoy being a valued part of our Design Studio.  We are looking for someone with a sound knowledge of fabrics, who really understands fashion and garment make up. This is an exciting opportunity to support our friendly team of expert designers, pattern cutters and sample machinists on a full time or part time basis.  We are looking for a pattern cutter with creative flair to work hand in hand with our designers to interpret and realise their ideas and sketches.  
Essentially we require someone who is:

  • A flexible team player
  • Experienced in working with top quality woven and jersey fabrics
  • Able to work on the stand and flat
  • With a true understanding of quality and fit
  • Confident to follow a pattern through from initial sample to production ready. 

As a successful expanding family company we can provide exciting career opportunities for talented, enthusiastic people who understand the importance of setting the highest possible standards.

Please apply in writing, with CV, to pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk or post an application to Pamela Holland, HR Manager, David Nieper, Nottingham Road, Alfreton, DE55 7LE

 

CREATIVE SERVICES DIRECTOR

  • Art direction
  • Graphic design
  • Copywriting
  • PR
  • On and Offline
  • Brand management

WANTED ... ONE OF A RARE BREED!
A marketer of substance with proven creative ability and general management experience

Our client is arguably the brand leader, a ‘best of British’ fully vertically integrated family company with 230 staff creating, marketing and manufacturing women’s fashion for the 40+ premium quality market. Established in 1961, David Nieper’s commitment to quality and design, manufacturing in Britain, supporting education with to local employment have all contributed to unprecedented recent sales growth with customers loyal to a world class service. Staff will tell you that this is a great place to work.

The perfect candidate will have a wealth of consumer marketing experience, preferably both agency and client side.

  • Age is no barrier but lack of marketing and managerial expertise, creativity, enthusiasm, communication and people skills would be.
  • Industry background is no handicap but preference will be given to proven multi-media skills and an affinity with fashion marketing.
  • An affinity with artistic presentation and marketing communications is also important
  • Business acumen and the authorities of a general manager are essential with sympathy for British manufacturing and a sharing of the values associated with creating a workforce for the future.

If you have the ability to make things happen and to get results, to think conceptually and analytically, we need you now!

Please email Juliet@strategic-management-resources.co.uk  with your full CV and a letter that will compel Juliet to meet you.
 

EXPERIENCED JOINER/CARPENTER

Permanent Full Time Position

Excellent opportunity to join a successful local family business and be an essential part of our skilled maintenance team.  This is an important role for an experienced joiner who is capable of handling many different repair and building maintenance jobs.  Carpentry skills, all round practical ability and a willing approach are most important. Knowledge of building maintenance, electrics, plastering and plumbing would be desirable, but not essential. 

The workload is varied and interesting and the working environment is friendly and supportive.  We can offer job security, career progression, excellent working conditions as well as attractive earnings potential.

Please apply in writing, with CV, to pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk or post an application to Pamela Holland, HR Manager, David Nieper, Nottingham Road, Alfreton, DE55 7LE

 

SEWING MACHINE DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

  • Knowledge of varied sewing machinery essential
  • In depth experience of clothing manufacturing
  • Able to assist in product & process development

Enjoy playing a vital role in our Sewing Room ensuring that all machinery is well maintained and fully operational.  The successful candidate will be required to support our Product Development Team to produce high quality garments using best production methods.  Applicants must be experienced Sewing Machine Mechanics who can demonstrate a proven track record within a busy clothing manufacturing environment.

We can offer a friendly and supportive team environment where hard work, dedication and enthusiasm are valued and rewarded.  Secure employment, competitive wages and career advancement on offer to the right candidate. 

Please apply in writing, with CV, to pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk or post an application to Pamela Holland, HR Manager, David Nieper, Nottingham Road, Alfreton, DE55 7LE

 

SKILLED SEWING MACHINISTS (Full Time)

 Make full use of your sewing skill and machining ability to make fine quality, exclusive womenswear. We use only the best fabrics and pride ourselves on the superb finish and perfect fit of the garments we produce. 

We seek experienced, talented machinists who enjoy having a varied and interesting workload.  Re-training given for "returners to the industry".

We can provide a supportive and friendly working environment, secure employment and generous earning potential within our thriving family business.  

Please apply in writing to Pamela Holland, David Nieper Ltd, Nottingham Road,  Alfreton, Derbyshire DE55 7LE  (telephone: 01773 833335) or send an email to  pamela.holland@davidnieper.co.uk

 
 
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