Lycoming College
Williamsport, PA

Expires: 01/11/20


$3500 per month

The Theatre Department at Lycoming College invites applications for a Costume Shop Manager/Costume Designer. This is a full-time, nine-month staff position beginning August 2019. The Theatre Departments fully equipped costume shop serves the production needs of a 4-show mainstage season as well as 4-6 student productions annually.

Position responsibilities: managing the costume shop, training and supervision of student staff, maintaining shop equipment and costume stock, design and construction of costumes for mainstage productions, supervision of student designers, and a possibility for teaching one class annually depending on qualifications and experiences.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Theatre with emphasis in Costume Design/Technology/Management, or equivalent professional experience required. M.F.A preferred. Excellent costume construction skills and ability to train students in the use of costume shop equipment required. The candidate should be skilled in all phases of costume construction: cutting, draping, pattern making, measurements, alterations, painting, dying, and working within established budgets. Experience with hair, wigs, and makeup is desired. Demonstrated experience in a professional or educational costume shop environment and ability to work with a diverse group of students, faculty, staff and constituents.

To apply: Submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three confidential letters of recommendation, contact information for at least three additional current references, and link to a web portfolio or website with images of the applicant's design work. Applicants without web portfolios may attach scanned images of their work to their online application. Electronic submission of application materials is required. Please reference Costumes in the subject line of the email. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Post-offer, pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check conducted. EOE


Cathi Lutz

Human Resources Benefits Coordinator



(570) 321-4069

Business Address

700 College Place

Williamsport, PA 17701

Posted: 07/11/2019 15:46:00 EST

Last Updated: 07/11/2019 19:00 EST

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