Job Title: Overhire Stitcher
Reports To: Costume Shop Manager
Start Date: April 8, 2019 to June 28, 2019
The Goodman Theatre seeks an Overhire Stitcher to join our team to work on our upcoming productions of WINTER’S TALE and MUSIC MAN. Stitchers are responsible for building and altering costumes under the supervisions of the draper or first hand and may take on additional duties as assigned.
This is an hourly position which pays a minimum of $16.00 per hour for the duration listed above. Housing and travel are not provided.
By dedicating itself to three guiding principles—quality, diversity and community— the Goodman Theatre seeks to be the premier cultural organization in Chicago, providing productions and programs that make an essential contribution to the quality of life in our city.
Goodman Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
2-3 years professional costume shop experience is desirable
Strong skills at both hand and machine stitching
Able to prioritize tasks and be very detail oriented
Work collaboratively as a team member and maintain a positive attitude
Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume including three (3) references, and a digital portfolio (if available) to: Stitcher19@goodmantheatre.org
Please include “Stitcher” in the subject of your email application and indicate in the cover letter how you heard about this position. No calls please.
To apply for this job email your details to Stitcher19@goodmantheatre.org