Costume Stitcher

The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities – Performing Arts Division is accepting applications for the position of Costume Stitcher for the 2018-19 season.

Essential Job Functions, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Proficiency with industrial and domestic sewing machines as well as industrial and domestic irons; Proficient knowledge of both hand sewing, machine sewing techniques, cutting garment pattern pieces,  alterations of men’s and women’s garments. Demonstrate a strong ability to work independently and as a part of a team while maintaining a regular effective open line of communication; Strong ability to manage work load in a fast pace environment while maintaining a clean and organized work area; Flexibility while working with different and preferred methods by the Costume Shop Manager and Designers; Responsible for the maintenance of equipment and general costume shop/work area cleanup; Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds, sit and stand for long periods of time; Other duties as assigned by the Costume Shop Manager and Assistant Costume Shop Manager. Wardrobe skills a plus.

 

Email resume with a cover letter to Brenda King at bking@arvadacenter.org