Costume Attendants:

Select, fit, and take care of costumes for cast members, and aid entertainers. May assist with multiple costume changes during performances.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $34,060.00
Average Time to Fill 42 days
Typical Education High school equivalency
Typical Experience None
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 46
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Resource Allocation
Critical Thinking
Information Gathering
Work Ethic
Oral Communication
Following Directions

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Handling and Moving Objects

Fabricate garments or textile products
Alter garments to specifications
Repair tears or defects in fabrics, garments, or leather products
Sew materials by hand
Dress individuals with wigs or hairpieces according to instructions, samples, or sketches
Cut fabric or leather material
Smooth garments or fabric with irons, presses, or steamers
Move goods in and out of inventory

Monitoring and Controlling Resources

Maintain supply or equipment inventories
Assign resources or facilities to patrons or employees
Monitor availability of equipment or supplies
Inventory stock to ensure adequate supplies
Purchase/Rent costumes or accessories
Purchase materials, equipment, or other resources
Distribute resources to patrons or employees
Order personal services related supplies, materials, and equipment

Thinking Creatively

Design tailored garments
Design costumes or cosmetic effects for characters
Arrange items for use or display
Determine locale or period of story

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