Employment

Looking for a new and exciting opportunity in the entertainment industry?

Make Believe works on several theatrical productions and countless event rentals through-out the year, and is always looking for fun, easy-going, individuals to help support current operations and show productions.

Current Openings

Thatrical Costume Rental

Stitcher, Over-Hire

Reports to: Lead Designer

Position Type: Part-Time Non-Exempt, Seasonal

 

Summary:

Stitchers help show designers fulfill the most fundamental aspect of costuming; sewing. Stitchers are responsible for aiding the Lead Designer in production fulfillment by tackling sewing tasks assigned to them, ironing, and compiling lists of costumes.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a tidy workspace

  • Execute basic sewing techniques and skills in a timely manner

  • Press work upon completion

  • Communicate questions or concerns

  • Follow stitching instructions from Lead Designer

  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications & Required Skills:

  • 6 months of "home" machine experience.

    • 1+ Years sewing experience Favorable.

    • Industrial sewing machine experience favorable  

    • Over-edging sewing machine - also referred to as an Overlock Machine - experience favorable

  • Hand sewing capabilities

  • Able to lift clothing and boxes weighing 15-30lbs

  • Able to identify styles of clothing and/or costume pieces across era's

  • Possesses the ability to work on tasks unsupervised

  • Able to curate descriptive lists of clothing from a hanging rack or container

Physical Demands:

  • The employee will have to climb one or more flights of stairs.

 

Salary:

  • $12.00/hour

    • Negotiable by experience 

 

To apply for this position, please email a cover letter and resume to info@makebelieveinccostumes.com.

 
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