Entertainment Technician - Costumer - 2019

Canada's Wonderland - Vaughan, ON (7 months ago)

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Overview
Maintain assigned costumes.

Qualifications

Currently enrolled in or a graduate of a post secondary program that includes a specialty in theatrical wardrobe, costuming or fashion
Possess a good understanding of all costume and wardrobe equipment including sewing machines, sergers, irons, steamers and laundry and maintenance equipment
Solid working knowledge of adhesives will assist in character costume maintenance
A knowledge and understanding of fabrics and fabric care is also required
Ability to work nights, weekends and holiday periods to meet business needs
Responsibilities

Ensure all assigned costumes, wigs and worn props are maintained and worn in the same state as set during Tech Week by the Designers, Producer and Entertainment Management
Perform daily cleaning, repairs, and maintenance of all assigned costumes
Conduct daily checks of assigned costumes for preventative maintenance purposes; includes all assigned character costumes, clothing, wigs, headpieces, hats, shoes, costume pieces, and any worn props
Maintain at all times a positive rapport with all guests and employees in the Park, whether it is during a performance, or during a personal encounter while out in the Park
Ensure that all safety standards and practices are met
Abide by all Canada’s Wonderland policies and procedures as set out by the park and the Entertainment Department
Perform all duties as assigned by Department Management including but not be limited to the cleaning of the break room, associated backstage areas, clean-up rehearsals, meetings and “notes” sessions
Use all means at his/her disposal to promote a positive spirit of unity within the department
Assist with other duties as required