Sesame Place Philadelphia
Langhorne, PA
Theme Park / Cruise Ship

Expires: 04/30/21



When youre at one of our theme parks, the fun never ends! And our Costuming team is a big reason why. If youre a self-motivated craftsperson, and have the knowledge and skills to keep our costumes and characters in peak performing order jump right in!

What you get to do:
Sew both by hand and with a machine
Complete daily show costume repairs
Complete costume construction as new show product dictates per Costume Shop Supervisors request
Shop opening and closing duties, including, but not limited to, deployment + pick up of the daily show costuming, daily laundry duties, and daily reports
Conducting training for new costume shop ambassadors, as directed
Complete daily costumed character maintenance, disassemble and repair of control mechanisms, fur, and feet repair (training provided)
Work with the cast, crew and stage management to maintain safety and integrity of shows, surrounding work spaces venues and dressing rooms
Maintain various props, overlays and costumes
Perform and complete assigned tasks from management as needed
Fittings and alterations of costumes
Maintains a professional appearance that meets SEA grooming standards
Oversee safety as it pertains to SEA best practices and all other relevant industry guidelines

What it takes to succeed:
Must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid drivers license
Theme park experience preferred but not required
Must be able to work a flexible schedule including weekdays, weekends, evenings and holidays, year-round.
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
Two (2) years of experience as a seamstress, costume technician, wardrobe master/mistress or equivalent related experience preferred
Self-motivated with the ability to work independently
Must be able to pass practical sewing test at time of contingent offer
Must be proficient in costume construction using existing patterns, design build, alterations and maintenance of show costumes
Must be proficient in craftwork, gluing + painting of fabrics + accessories; hand-sewing + machine sewing
Must have proficient knowledge of and ability to use basic hand tools related to the costume industry (i.e. seam ripper, hand needle, and scissors)
Must have proficient knowledge of and ability to use advanced tools related to the costume industry (i.e. rotary cutter, serger, bent handled scissors)
Must have the ability to work as part of a team, communicating and resourcing with internal and external departmental team members
Must be able to walk and stand for long periods of time in extreme weather
Must be able to lift, push or pull at least 30 lbs.
Must be willing to comply with all SEA grooming guidelines and employment standards.
Must be able to successfully complete all legal, company and department training requirements to include but not limited to passing required tests and certifications within established timelines.
Must practice safe work habits including, but not limited to the use of personal protective equipment, lifting and reporting of unsafe situations

The perks of the position:
As part of the SeaWorld family, youll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment, and great teammates, as well as:
FREE park admission
Discounted park admission tickets and passes for family and friends
Park discounts on food, merchandise, etc.
Exclusive employee events and giveaways
Scholarship opportunities

Join the team!
If youre looking for the opportunity to make the most of your abilities in a one-of-a-kind setting with an entertainment industry leader, were looking for you!

Sesame Place Philadelphia is committed to the health and safety of our guests and team members. We have worked diligently with state and local health officials, outside consultants and attraction industry leaders to enhance our already strict health, safety and cleanliness standards. These protocols and guidelines will be modified based on evolving industry standards and methodologies, public health and governmental directives, and advancing scientific knowledge on the transmissibility of COVID-19.


Andrea Pereira




(647) 496-9368

Business Address

100 Sesame Rd,

Langhorne, PA 19047

Posted: 04/05/2021 14:11:57 EST

Last Updated: 04/05/2021 17:00 EST

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