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Tuacahn Center for the Arts
Ivins, UT
Production House

Expires: 01/31/21

Job Dates

Begins Jan 11, 2021

Pay

$17/ hour plus overtime and full benefits per hour

Position Title: Costume Rentals Manager
Department: Costume Shop

Position Summary
The Costume Rentals Manager is responsible for costing, inventorying, marketing and maintaining all costumes rentals. They lend their area of expertise (any costume/hair emphasis) to each build and may also assist the Costume Shop Manager with additional duties as needed.

Essential Functions
- Inventories all Costumes and generates show packages for Rentals including costs
- Negotiate with potential renters, create contract, collect fees, and ship costumes
- Make any and all repairs on costumes as needed and replace costumes in show package as it becomes necessary. This may include sourcing or rebuilding select pieces.
- Contributes to the overall success of the costume shop by preforming any additional duties and responsibilities as assigned
- Creates and maintains a digital platform (website) to aid in Costume Rentals
- Attends conferences and/or implement marketing strategies that promote Costume Rentals.
- Creates and maintains a database of all current costume rentals and any potential renters.
- Creates cost value spreadsheets for all productions for rental and insurance purposes.
- Participates in each costume build in their chosen costume/hair expertise.
- Contributes to the overall success of the Production Department by preforming any additional duties and responsibilities assigned

Qualifications
- Knowledge and experience in as many areas of theatrical costuming as possible, especially maintenance and repair.
- Knowledge and experience in basic accounting procedures and budgets.
- Working knowledge of costuming materials
- Working knowledge of Costume and Fashion History
- Working knowledge of safety standards in the Costume Shop and Storage with equipment.

Skills / Abilities
- Ability to operate shop equipment including industrial and domestic sewing machines, multi needle and leather sewing machines, steam irons, and cutting tools
- Proven skills in pattern making, cutting, construction, crafts, millinery, fittings, and maintenance.
- Outstanding organizational skills
- Excellent time management
- Excellent communication skills when coordinating with other theatrical companies or community representatives when setting up potential rentals
- Ability to lift 40 lbs and stand for long periods.
- Ability to operate a fork lift (training provided)

Position Dates: 40+ hrs/week. Starts Jan 2021.

Salary / Rate: $17 / hour + overtime

Benefits: Full Benefits after 6-month period, non-exempt

2021 Production shows include Smokey Joes Caf+eacute;, Disneys Beauty and the Beast, Annie, The Count of Monte Cristo, School of Rock, Million Dollar Quartet, and Holiday TBD.
Please submit Cover Letter, Resume, and Portfolio/Website to mlenn@tuacahn.org


Contact

Maria Lenn

Costume Shop Manager

mlenn(at)tuacahn(dot)org

https://www.tuacahn.org

(435) 652-3285

Business Address

1100 Tuacahn Dr.

Ivins, UT 84738

Posted: 11/03/2020 17:39:28 EST

Last Updated: 11/03/2020 20:00 EST

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