Costuming Assistant

Join the Heritage Park Team

Posted January 17, 2023

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work on specified projects as assigned such as maintenance (laundry), sewing repairs, sewing clothing from verbal and written instructions, and hand sewing;
  • Maintain catalogue records including assigning and returning costumes;
  • Process, track, and launder summer camp costumes;
  • Complete a capstone project such as 1920s dress or duster coat.

Job Requirements

  • Work with staff and volunteers in a polite and professional manner;
  • Available weekends and some evenings as required;
  • Respond to timely requests for repairs and replacement items throughout the summer season;
  • Computer, analytical and organizational skills are essential. Knowledge of FileMaker Pro an asset.

Education and Experience

  • Candidate should be enrolled in or have completed a post-secondary program in costuming, theatre, or a related field;
  • Comparable experience will be considered.

Working Conditions

  • The job may require some lifting, climbing safety ladders, working with industrial sewing machines and steam irons;
  • Will be required to alone and with others;
  • Safety equipment and a costume may be issued; these must be worn when appropriate to the task being performed.


How to Apply

Please complete the form below or send your resume and cover letter by email to

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

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