Title:  Costume Specialist, Creative Costuming

Job Requisition ID:  1105

Job Responsibilities:

• Understand continuity in costume and props at all times

• Monitor costumes and maintain or request for maintenance as appropriate (includes hand washing, dry cleaning etc)

• Handle day to day washing, drying and steam ironing of costume pieces and inner wear

• Responsible in costume issuance and checks with cast

• Render costume dresser services to support RWS Entertainment productions. Services include quick change, preset and standard wardrobe track duties

• Provide team members with accurate information so as to facilitate informed maintenance or service decisions

• Ability to rectify and repair costume, props and accessories directed, to maintain the production quality of shows

 

Job Requirements:

• With Diploma or equivalent: No experience required

• Without Diploma or equivalent: at least 2 years of related experience in the following industries is preferred: theatrical, film, television

• Class 3 Driver’s License preferred

• Good knowledge of costume etiquette including backstage and fitting protocols.

• Proven hand sewing skills

• Basic knowledge of laundry and the ability to execute and use commercial machines preferred.

• Proven knowledge in fabric handling and maintenance is preferred

• Able to perform shifts, including weekends and public holidays