Trainee Pattern Cutter
Full time position, 40 hrs a week
Start: October 2016
Starting Rate: £8 per hour
Costumes with Character is one of the world’s leading Mascot and Costume Character manufacturers, creating bespoke costumes for a wide variety of clients from all sectors including leisure, entertainment, sports, education, corporate, charities and many more across the globe.
We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Trainee Pattern Cutter to join our talented team of makers.
The role of the trainee pattern maker is to cut from standard patterns and create new, unique patterns for Mascots and Character Costumes. The ideal candidate will have upwards of 2 years’ experience using flat drafting and draping techniques to create garments or costumes, a good understanding of fit and proportion and the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
Working directly with the creative director, the successful candidate will receive advanced training in pattern drafting for bespoke Character Costumes. This is a unique opportunity for a talented, hard-working costume maker to join an experienced and talented team of makers in a fast paced, fun and exciting industry.
The interview will require a short workshop skills test.
Please send your CV and covering letter to [email protected]
The deadline for submitting your CV is 31st August 2016.
The role is based in Stockport, Cheshire.