Woolworths: Textile Design Merchant Trainee Programme 2018

Closing Date: 28 August 2014

The Textile Design Merchant Trainee programme is a 12-18 month trainee programme designed to develop future Lingerie & Footwear Textile Designers for the business.


  • Surface Design/ Textile Design Diploma
  • A passion for Textile Design, and the customer
  • Experience in a printing mill or manufacturing environment is preferable
  • Ability to analyse and interpret information accurately
  • Ability to design and put into repeat working on CAD system
  • Ability to sketch is essential
  • Computer literacy – preferably with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator experience
  • A knowledge of printing methods ensuring a printable end product
  • Demonstrated taste level and flair
  • Ability to design product appropriate to the brief and the customer
  • Team player
  • Planning and organizing ability
  • Strong influencing and communication skills
  • High energy levels and self-motivation
  • A positive “can do” attitude
  • Sound business and commercial awareness
  • A commitment to high performance delivery

How to apply

Click here to apply online