Wardrobe Attendant
Redmond , Washington
February 08, 2017
Be part of the fantasy with Cirque du Soleil in Redmond, WA where seeing is disbelieving. The show Luzia will be starting March 30th to May 21st, 2017. Be part of an amazing team who works behind the scenes while the performers inspire and bring the audiences imaginations to new heights through their five senses. Join the amazing Back of Wardrobe Team who creatively works with the stars to heighten the senses of the audience while maintaining a cool, calm composer backstage. You are responsible for reporting to the Head of Wardrobe and under the supervision of Wardrobe Assistants, the main duties are maintaining and dispatching costumes and costume accessories (prep), running the show tracks (dresser), and perform costume repairs through hand and machine stitching.

? Presetting all costumes and props backstage during show call according to daily cast changes;
? Daily ironing and steaming of costumes
? Work on sewing or crafts projects
? Run cue track and assisting artists with dressing and quick changes
? Be prepared to quickly answer requests in English coming from artists, wardrobe staff or technical staff under stressful circumstances
? Maintain integrity and safety of all costumes and costume accessories (this includes emergency repairs, alteration work and mending work)
? Daily washing of costumes (this includes hand wash and machine wash)
? Daily inspecting of all costumes for holes, tears or stains
? Maintaining a clean and secure work environment (this includes weekly cleaning of back stage dressing areas and all other wardrobe spaces)
? Help with the set-up and tear-down of the wardrobe department, dressing rooms, laundry room and stock room

A minimum of three years of experience as a professional costume dresser with experience in costume repairs on large-scale stage productions
? Ability to communicate directly with artists on a daily basis in a calm and professional manner
? Good health and good eye-sight necessary
? Being comfortable working in dark confined spaces for long periods of time
? Being comfortable working under pressure in a stressful and ever-changing environment
? Ability to use domestic as well as industrial sewing machines and ability to hand stitch
? Ability to lift and carry weights up to 30lbs
? Wear black clothing (long sleeves, long pants or skirt) while on duty
? Be available to work 6 days a week for a total average of 45 hours week
? Being committed to the whole city run
? Must be 18 years of age or older.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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