CSF Theatrical Costume Shop Technician

Boulder, Colorado
Jan 23, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Requisition Number:


Boulder, Colorado Employment Type:

Temporary StaffSchedule:

Full-TimePosting Close Date:

31-May-2021Date Posted:

14-Apr-2021 Close All Job SummaryThe Colorado Shakespeare Festival encourages applicants for Theatrical Costume Shop Technicians. Department-specific as well as general costume department opportunities are available.
Department-specific positions include:
  • Draper
  • First Hand
  • Stitchers
  • Costume Crafts Technicians
  • Wardrobe Technicians
  • Shoppers / Buyers

The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Who We AreFor over 60 seasons, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with classic theatre under the stars.
CSF is a professional theatre company in association with the University of Colorado Boulder. Since 1958, the festival has celebrated and explored Shakespeare and his continuing influence and vitality through productions of superior artistic quality, education and community engagement.
CSF strives to preserve the classics of the past and pursue the classics of the future. Fueled by artistry and scholarship, the festival seeks to expand the cultural richness of the region by inspiring and cultivating the imagination of audiences and artists.
Plays are performed beneath summer night skies in the historic Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre and in the newly renovated indoor University Theatre.What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be
  • Assist with planning, fabrication, preparation, and maintenance of theatrical costume and wardrobe elements.
  • Assist as needed across departmental lines as designated by the Costume Shop Manager.
What You Should Know
  • Regular onsite work obligations begin Tuesday, May 11, 2021 and conclude Saturday, August 21, 2021. During the season, hours are variable and dependent upon the needs of the productions, but usually fall between 30 and 40 hours weekly with some opportunities for overtime. Preseason work and post-season hours may be available as needs arise.
What We Can Offer
  • Salary: $12.32- $18.00 per hour.
BenefitsTemporary positions at the University of Colorado are not benefits-eligible, however, all positions are eligible for paid sick leave. Be StatementsBe Accomplished. Be Imaginative. Be Boulder.What We Require
  • At least 6 months of professional experience and / or proven skill set in relevant trades and professions.
  • Relevant education may substitute for the required experience.
What You Will Need
  • Dedication to an inclusive, diverse, and equitable workplace environment.
  • Strong collaboration, communication and technical skills, ability to maintain high quality / standards and safe and supportive work environment.
Special InstructionsTo apply, please submit the following materials:
  1. A current resume.
  2. A cover letter that specifically addresses how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications and responsibilities of the position.
  3. A list of 3 professional references including contact information (upload to the Essay field).
Please apply by May 31, 2021 for consideration.
Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs. Posting Contact InformationPosting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

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