Costume Technician

Ventura County Community College District

Ventura County, CA

SALARY: $3,728.00 - $5,154.00 Monthly

$44,736.00 - $61,848.00 Annually

OPENING DATE: 09/21/18

CLOSING DATE: 10/21/18 11:59 PM

DESCRIPTION:

This recruitment is being conducted to establish a list of eligible candidates that will be used to fill district-wide, current and upcoming, temporary and regular vacancies for the duration of the list, not to exceed one year. The immediate vacancy is a 11-month, 100% position located at Ventura College.

Under the supervision of an assigned supervisor, design, build and rent costumes for performing arts productions; operate and maintain the costume laboratory and theatre storage areas.

 

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES:

Design, build, rent or pull costumes for performing arts productions; coordinate costumes with settings, properties, lighting and actors'/actresses' needs. E

Read and interpret playwright's intent and characters' motivations for costume design; research and present historical style and manners. E

Communicate research by sketching or drawing designs in colors. E

Build costumes; take measurements, draw patterns, cut and sew. E

Operate a vehicle to shop for costumes and costume materials. E

Organize and supervise efficient costume crews; assure smooth costume changes and effective maintenance. E

Maintain costume collection and accessories; assure security of theatre storage areas. E

Supervise students in the operation and maintenance of costume equipment, materials and accessories. E

Make adjustments and minor repairs to sewing machines. E

Perform other related duties as assigned.

 

E = Essential duties

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Any combination equivalent to: completion of two year's formal education in Theater Arts, Humanities,

Fashion Design or related field plus two years of costuming experience.

Valid California driver's license

Please note: You must submit your application online using the following link: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/vcccd/jobs/2217322/costume-technician?keywords=costume%20technician&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

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