The part-time Costume Shop Assistant Position will work 15 hours per week with the Costume Shop Supervisor in the creation and execution of costumes in the Department of Theatre Arts and Dance at Loyola Marymount University. This positions duties will include sewing, student supervision when Supervisor is absent, costume crafts, assisting in costume storage, costume rentals and returns and other duties as assigned.
Typically a Bachelor's degree in Theatre or equivalent professional experience. Incumbent will be expected to continue upgrading knowledge, skills, and abilities and to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes.
Minimum 2 years in a professional costume shop.
Demonstrated knowledge in the areas of: sewing, pattern-making, costume crafts, etc.
Exemplary communication skills (both written and oral).
Highly developed organizational and leadership skills.
Demonstrated computer competency.
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work performed by this position and include but are not limited to all of the responsibilities, duties and skills required of position.
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,962 undergraduate, 2,129 graduate and 1,278 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and is among the nation's most beautiful and green campuses.