Costume/Dresser Assistant - Part time

  • Category
    Hospitality & events - Entertainment / Gaming
  • Job type
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

This is a great opportunity for you to join Adecco’s team as part-time Costume/Dresser to work on Cirque du Soleil’s Alegria production in Gatineau, QC. This position will be starting from the end of July 2019 until September 1st, 2019. To be considered for this temporary Costume/Dresser Assistant position, you need to be flexible to work afternoons, evenings and weekends. As a Dresser Assistant, you will be responsible for maintaining and assisting the performers in changing into costumes and repairing costumes through hand and machine stitching. The pay rate for this position is $16.57/hr.

Founded in 1984, the Cirque du Soleil is a Quebec based company recognized all over the world for high-quality, artistic entertainment. This company has constantly sought to evoke the imagination, invoke the senses and provoke the emotions of people around the world.
Location: Rue Laurier and Portage Bridge (10 minutes from downtown Ottawa)
Hours: 1 pm – 9 pm (Tuesday – Sunday)
General Responsibilities for Dresser Assistant:
Daily ironing and steaming of costumes
Assisting artists with changing into costumes
Washing costumes daily
Help in sewing and do hand stitching as required
- General maintenance and cleanliness of the area
Other duties as assigned
Qualifications for this role:
Preferred 3-6 months experience as a professional costume dresser
Must be Bilingual in French and English
Must be able to use sewing machines and able to do hand stitch
- Able to lift up to 30lbs
Be able to work in a fast-paced environment
Must be flexible to work afternoons, evenings and weekends
- Must be 18 years or older
If you are interested in this part-time temporary Costume/Dresser Assistant position in Gatineau, QC. Please apply now by clicking on the “Apply” button. 


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Reference number CA_EN_1_026576_12248775

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.

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