Casual Work - Costume Technicians

The Costume Department at the Royal Opera House maintains a list of individuals who may be offered work on a casual basis and we are currently looking to increase our number of Casual Costume Technicians.

Applications are invited from those with prior experience in running wardrobe, and who possess:

  • Comprehensive experience of dressing a wide variety of artists including principal artists, actors, singers, dancers and children.
  • Proven experience in costume maintenance procedures including a thorough knowledge of fabrics, laundering and cleaning practices.
  • Experience in preparing and assisting with fittings and taking alteration notes.
  • A sound background in the execution of basic alterations and repairs to costume and costume accessories.
  • Excellent team work and communication skills.

We actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and value the positive impact that difference has on our teams.

A full job description is available below. To apply, please scroll to the bottom of the page and click on `Apply Now`. For queries please contact the Human Resources Department at or 0207 212 9124 and you can also contact us if you have any access needs for making an application.

Closing date for applications: 8:00am, Wednesday, 25th October 2017

Applicants must have work authorisation for the UK.

Sorry, this vacancy is closed.