Costume Logistics Casual (Aberdare)

Casual Engagements

Based in Aberdare, Wales

Grade F - £11.26 per hour

The Royal Opera House continues to lead the way in opera, ballet, music and dance both live on stage and through multiple digital platforms, from live streaming to worldwide cinema screenings.

The Costume Logistics unit in Aberdare is essential to the smooth running of the Royal Opera House as it holds and facilitates all the costumes for our shows. It is important that we remain flexible in our working as requests are often added, as well as facilitating both our hires and co-productions.

Ideally, we are looking for individuals with:

  • A good knowledge of costume type and period as well as fabrics
  • Experience with basic sewing and repairs
  • The ability to self-motivate and time manage
  • A flexible approach as priorities shift from show to show
  • Competency with computer/tablet/camera and good working knowledge of Microsoft Word & Excel
  • Confidence in manual handling

The Royal Opera House is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment in which everyone can thrive. We welcome applications from those who are currently under represented in our workforce; in particular those who are ethnically diverse and/or disabled. As a Disability Confident Employer, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential minimum criteria for our vacancies.

A full job description and details of how to apply are available below, please scroll to the bottom of the page and select `Apply Now`. If you have any access requirements for your application, please contact the HR Department at

Closing date for applications: 8am, Friday 20th May 2022

Interviews w/c: Monday 23rd May 2022

Applicants must have work authorisation for the UK. No agencies

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