The Walt Disney Company Sewing Specialist- Full-Time/Part-Time, Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Florida

“It takes people to make the dream a reality.” Walt was on to something when he said that, and it continues to ring true today. No matter the stage in your career, being a part of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts means being a part of a team where you help bring innovation to life through unsurpassed products, services and most importantly remarkable experiences. As a Cast Member you are the steward and connection to our legacy and the backbone of our thriving innovations. Join our team and watch your dreams come true.

Responsibilities : Walt Disney Entertainment is seeking applicants for Creative Costuming Workroom positions. Candidates should have experience in one or more of the following areas: garment production, millinery, patternmaking or alterations. Require experience with industrial sewing machines and press equipment.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Flexible scheduling availability including first and second shifts, third shift if applicable, weekends, holidays, overtime and double shifts

  • Full-Time roles require seven (7) days of full availability. Part-Time roles require a minimum of three (3) days of full availability is required in order to be considered for this opportunity

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Ability to work with all types of fibers and furs

  • Perform minor maintenance on assigned single needle lock stitch sewing machines

  • Thread and adjust all machines: merrow/overlock, hemmer, buttoner and single needle

  • Push, pull, lift and/or carry a minimum of 20 lbs., including overhead

  • Able to climb ladders, stairs and work in various elevations

  • Stand throughout the duration of shift

  • Work for extended periods of high activity

  • Comfortable working in an area where may be exposed to performers in various stages of dress/undress

  • Communicate with workroom coordinator about time cards and repair list

  • Proven communication skills

  • Flexible and adaptable for all business needs

  • Demonstrated positive, friendly and helpful behaviors

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Three to five years' experience in garment construction or repair

Additional Information :

KEYWORD: WDWCasting, Costuming

Job ID: 558282BR

Location: Lake Buena Vista,Florida

Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts