Costume Craft Technician wanted at Bollywood Parks – Dubai

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Bollywood Park Dubai
Bollywood Park Dubai

DPR1839 – Costume Craft Technician
Bollywood Parks™ Dubai
Contract Type: Full Time | Permanent Function: Entertainment Closing Date: 01 January 2019 Location: Dubai, U.A.E.
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Experience the vibrant celebration of Mumbai’s famous film industry in all its colours and flavours at BOLLYWOOD PARKS™ Dubai.

Our team is at the heart of who we are, and we are looking for passionate, fun and dedicated people who can connect with our guests and take them on a journey into Bollywood. Whether you are working in the park or behind the scenes, you will be part of an engaging and dynamic environment that values teamwork and creativity.
 
With immersive rides featuring the biggest names in Bollywood, live entertainment and stage performances transporting you into a realm of movie magic, we invite you to join us on an adventure of a lifetime. The most celebrated cinema industry just got a whole lot more fun.

Play Your Part
In this role you will be responsible to works on the maintenance and repairs of the costumes and accessories; including Headpieces, Masks, Inner and Outer Footwear, Character Harnesses, Foam Padding and Pod pieces. The Costume Craft Technician is responsible for informing Supervisors of fitting request and scheduling issues; along with purchase request of craft supplies needed to maintain daily operations and values of Dubai Parks and Resorts.

Main Duties:

Required to have a strong background in hand and airbrushing painting, glues & epoxy, dying, fabricating, mold making, foam carving, plastic and aluminium repairs, machine and hand sewing skills to manage the maintenance of the shows.
Have an understanding, of pattern making and manipulation, fittings, alterations, and building techniques.
Create and maintain the costume character “look” books including maintenance techniques and paint recipes.
Assist in the development of maintenance, repair, and cleaning procedures.
Efficiently communicate and disperse information with management, artist, and team members.
Support all Departmental Rules and Artists Policies report any issues to the Supervisor on Duty.
Adhere to and enforce Health and Safety Policies and Participate in all required safety classes.
Attend Team meetings and other tasks as assigned by your Supervisor.
Daily Duties, may require sitting, standing, and walking for lengthy periods of time.
Any “Other” Reasonable Duties may be requested by the Management Team.

Are You a Star?
In order to be qualified for this role you should possess the below criteria:

Essential:

A recognised diploma or degree in Theatre, Theatrical Related Fields
2 years’ experience in a professional theme park, theatre or cruise line
3 years’ experience in an entertainment related workplace
Knowledge of fabrication, painting, molding
Knowledge of costume construction methods, care, and maintenance
Knowledge of Photoshop, Excel, Word, and Outlook

Desirable:

Certifications of further studies or educational upgrades relevant to the field of work
Certifications for training, participation and licenses relevant to the field of work
2 years’ experience in a supervisory or managerial position
Makeup Special Effects and Prosthetics