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THEATRICAL STITCHER

Project Location:
Norwegian Creative Studios
6322 Pelican Creek Circle
Riverview, FL 33578
Project Dates: Part and full time seasonal
Commitment: 40 hours per week (M-Sa)

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LISTING DATE: January, 2017

 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Local Theatrical stitchers to work at Norwegian Creative Studios Costume shop.
  • Part and full time seasonal contracted work; 24- 40 hours a week.
  • Norwegian Cruise Line is looking for theatrical wardrobe stitchers for short installation contracts onboard many of our cruise ships.
  • To assist onboard Wardrobe Supervisors achieve an efficient cast installation into pre-existing costumes within an extremely quick time frame.

EDUCATION

  • Fit, alter and sew theatrical costumes to the specifics requested by management, in a timely fashion.
  • Laundry: washing, ironing, steaming, pressing, categorizing laundry by show.
  • Possible pattern making, draping, cutting and dying.
  • Inventory and pack road boxes for offload.
  • Organize stock areas, costume racks and road boxes.
  • Any other duty deemed necessary by management pertaining to the costume department.

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Bachelor’s degree with a major in Theatrical Costuming preferred; or any equivalent combination of relevant and work related skills and experience;
  • Minimum 2 years costume shop experience in theatrical costume building and alteration, OR
  • Minimum 2 years of ship experience fitting and altering costumes, OR 
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working on tour or in summer stock companies in the costume department.