Syracuse Stage

Syracuse Stage tells stories that engage, entertain, and inspire

Syracuse, NY

Work Location: In-office


  • Full Time
  • Syracuse, NY (Remote)
  • Sun, Sep 15, 2024
  • Work Location: In-office
  • Theater
  • $680.00
  • $720.00

Website Syracuse Stage

Syracuse Stage tells stories that engage, entertain, and inspire

Position Title: Cutter/Draper
Department: Production Department, Costume Shop
Reports To: Costume Shop Manager
Job Type: Full-time, Seasonal, Non-Exempt (eligible for overtime)
Salary/Wage: $680-$720 per week, depending on experience
Benefits eligible: Yes
Targeted Start Date: August 12, 2024

General Job Description:

Responsible for patterning and cutting assigned costumes to be built by the costume shop for Syracuse Stage and Syracuse University Drama Department Productions.

The description of the position in this document is representative and not exhaustive. Regular collaboration between shops in the production department and the wider organization is expected. Duties and responsibilities may shift with organizational needs.

Specific Responsibilities:

1. Supervise Stitchers during the construction of assigned costumes, including fabric preparation.

2. Assign or supervise fittings of assigned costumes.

3. Oversee the quality of work done by staff on assigned costumes.

4. Assist in the scheduling of workweek.

5. Assist Designers in estimating fabric and notions necessary to build costumes assigned.

6. Keep track of supplies used in construction of costumes.

7. Supervise student cutters when necessary.

8. Assist in costume shop maintenance as needed.

9. Assist Costumer and Assistant Costumer as necessary.

10. Noting and advising wardrobe maintenance staff of any special care instructions for finished garments and any information regarding fabric treatment during the construction of the garment.

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