Sewing Technician/ Tailor – Wardrobe & Costume (Bollywood Parks Dubai)
Bollywood Parks™ Dubai
Contract Type: Full Time | Permanent Function: Entertainment Closing Date: 31 March 2018 Location: Dubai, U.A.E.
Experience the vibrant celebration of Mumbai’s famous film industry in all its colours and flavours at Bollywood Parks™ Dubai, when it is opened by Dubai Parks and Resorts in October 2016.
Our team will be 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 work with Entertainment team collaboratively regardless of job title or duties, to deliver world class entertainment to our daily guests. Provide practical and organizational support to colleagues inclusive of, but not limited to directors, performers, designers, stage technicians and costuming. Repair and alter costumes and wardrobe for daily maintenance. Production of costumes for entertainment venues, as well as special events.
Communicate effectively and efficiently with workroom managers/supervisors.
Repair, maintain and alter costumes and wardrobe via combination of hand and machine stitching, as well as gluing and or use of hot plates for rhinestones. Other skills may be called upon depending on the complexity of the costume.
Work on costume production for shows or special events. Involves pattern making, machine stitching, hand stitching, gluing, painting, etc. as is necessary to create the costume.
Understand safety requirements and ensure the daily emphasis on a safe workplace.
Depending on work load or call ins, may be required to dress performers, wash laundry, or put away dry cleaning etc. as per what is needed for the operations on a given day
Contribute to the efficient, effective and smooth daily operations of the costume/wardrobe department.
Contribute to a safe, fun work environment.
Interface with all colleagues and outside vendors in a professional and courteous manner at all times.
Any other duties as may be reasonably requested by the Management Team
Are You a Star?
In order to be qualified for this role you should possess the below criteria:
High School Diploma
5 years plus experience in costume production shop for Theme Parks, University, Cruise Lines or Live Theatre
2 years plus experience in wardrobe or costume departments in Theme Parks, University, Cruise Lines or Live Theatre
Expertise in sewing/tailoring, cutting/fitting
Experience on industrial straight stitch, zig zag, overlock, blind hem and button hole sewing machines.
University diploma from a Theatre costume program
The Best Part of The Story
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package which includes; housing allowance, annual flight allowance, comprehensive medical coverage, life and accident insurance and other generous allowances.
We also care about your career development supported by Learning opportunities for those seeking a long-term future in the Company.