Seamstress – Permanent Full Time

Heritage Park is looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our Costuming Department in the role of Seamstress. Under the direction of the Costume Designer, the Seamstress is responsible for the production of garments in the Costume Room. This is a full-time, year-round position with an excellent benefits and pension plan package.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assesses and prioritizes workload of garment production and alterations in the Costume Department
  • Produces more complicated garments
  • Fits, alters and repairs garments
  • Coordinates, trains and assists employees and volunteers with sewing projects in conjunction with the Costume Technician
  • Produces and alters tailored garments

Job Requirements:

  • Completion of  post-secondary training in industrial sewing and men’s tailoring or equivalent experience
  • Prior experience with industrial sewing, alterations, and tailored garments is mandatory, experience with fur would be considered an asset
  • Excellent sewing and alteration skills with the ability to handle a diverse selection of garments including men’s tailored garments
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to provide guidance to employees and volunteers
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to handle a high volume of work during peak times
  • Basic computer skills

Working Conditions and Hours of Work:

  • 35 hours per week; Monday-Friday
  • Occasional holiday, evening, and weekend work will be required during peak periods

Applicants are thanked for their interest in Heritage Park and advised that only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

 
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