Career Opportunities

We have ongoing needs for candidates in positions in design, production, retail, cutting, etc. If you would like to be contacted when a position opens in a particular field, please submit your resume and indicate which position(s) you would like to be considered for.

Please submit your resume in PDF or Microsoft Word only.  No phone calls please.  Due to the number of resumes we receive, candidates will only be contacted if they meet the criteria.

To apply for a position please fax your resume and salary history to 323-277-6830 or email

Open positions are listed below.

Retail Merchandiser - Seattle, WA

Retail Merchandiser positions in Seattle, WA (15-18 hrs)

 Do you thrive in a retail environment?  We want to meet you!  Karen Kane's exciting retail merchandising program is looking for applicants that are energetic and have a strong passion for fashion. Merchandisers in this program assist Karen Kane's retail sales by working directly with department store personnel, organizing in-store events, helping customers, merchandising new products, providing feedback to our corporate office, developing relationships with buyers/sales executives, and developing strategies to drive sales in new and original ways. The ideal candidate should be able to work independently and have strong interpersonal communication skills. Enthusiasm for retail and apparel is a must.


Job Responsibilities:

Partnering with our department store retailers on business development at the store level 

Merchandising new products & seasonal collections

Conducting in-store events and product training seminars 

Organizing in-store events to drive sales

Providing excellent customer service 


Position will include some travel.

Job Experience:

Ability to work well independently and within in a group

Retail management or buying experience 

Excellent communication skills 


Benefits include:

Vacation, 401k, Clothing Allowance


Associate Designer - Los Angeles, CA

We have an excellent opportunity for an Associate Designer.  We are seeking an individual who is creative, experienced, enthusiastic, organized and self-motivated to work with our design team. 

You must have a strong sense of urgency and excellent follow-up skills.

Good color sense and detail.

Must be computer literate with proficiency in Excel, Illustrator, PhotoShop and Graphic Design.

Minimum 2 years experience.

Fax or email your resume, references, flat sketches and salary history.

Pattern Maker - Los Angeles

Seeing a pattern maker for our established sportswear division and emerging cocntemprary divisions (knits, dresses, woven blouses, jackets, pants -- all women's apparel categories).

Candidates should possess strong communicatioin skills, attention to details, and must be able to work well in a team setting.

Great organization skills, self-motivation, and plenty of energy are essential. 

Computer literacy is a must, Gerber system a plus.

Bilingual English/Spanish is not required but is a plus.

Trim Assistant - Los Angeles

Job Description

Filling trim for cuts, i.e. buttons, zippers, elastic, labels, tags, bias, etc.

Working with our In-house care label machine

Data entry - cutting tickets, purchase orders, receipts



Previous experience in a Trim department and/or a minimum of 2 years’ experience in the industry

Strong communication skills, oral & written

Strong MS Office skills, especially Excel

Strong organizational skills

Self-motivated, flexible, detail oriented, team player attitude, extremely dependable

AS400/VPS Software knowledge a plus

Bilingual English/Spanish a plus


Customer Service Support - Los Angeles

The ideal candidate will be a dependable, reliable and energetic individual.


Job Duties and Responsibilities

Support the customer service department in any and all areas where there is a need.

Data entry, reports, processing accounts and orders

Inquiries, resolving issues, research and follow up

Work with various departments to improve work efficiency
Will answer customer calls

Able to perform basic clerical skills such as filing, scanning, archiving and other duties as assigned



Minimum 1 year experience doing data entry

Customer service experience in apparel industry

Proofreading and editing documents

Strong written and verbal communication with a high attention to detail and organizational skills

Possess accurate typing and 10-key skills

Must possess strong work ethics, be capable of multi-tasking, detail oriented, ability to prioritize and achieve goals

Must be able to work in a fast paced environment

Demonstrate effective people skills 
Computer knowledge especially Microsoft Word, Excel is required
Prior AS400 experience and knowledge of EDI software a plus

Bilingual English/Spanish a plus

Retail Assistant - Los Angeles

Retail Assistant, Los Angeles

Key skills

• Excellent communication- both written and verbal 
• Ability to multitask
• Data Entry
• Attentive to detail
• Organization 
• Basic Retail/Sales knowledge
• Preferably bilingual

Job Duties

- weekly reports
- working with purchase orders
- managing the constant flow of sample sale groups
- processing accessories shipments
- setting up and taking down the factory store for our monthly sale
- assisting the customer, operating the cash register and conducting sales during our monthly sale
- managing supplies for the outlet stores
- inventory


MS Office, Word and Excel are required.
AS400 and RetailPro a plus.
Prior retail experience a plus.

The candidate must be comfortable working in the warehouse, exposed to heat, cold and dust. 

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