Recent College Grad okay.The Lab Technician will participate in setting up the lab and testing equipment, and help create standards for tests to monitor fabric construction, shrinkage, and color consistency. The lab will also monitor performance and consistency of buttons and linings used in our apparel. The lab technician will run the tests and communicate with our fabric buyers, merchandisers, vendors and manufacturing teams to note problems and help vendors take corrective actions needed. Track the results and monitor the cost of the lab versus improvements in quality and documented performance. Candidates should have a working knowledge of ASTM test methods for cotton fabrics and experience with lab equipment. For Union County, NJ sewing factory of large, expanding apparel firm.