This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: Production
The Shaw Festival has an immediate opening for a Head of Wardrobe. This is a full time management position reporting to the Production Director.
Managing a staff of approximately 40 people and the construction of 10 -12 productions in repertory per season the position requires excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, detailed knowledge of wardrobe construction and costume history. The incumbent is responsible for the timely and cost effective production of all wardrobe related items.
In addition to repertory experience, applicants should have 5 + years professional work experience in a Wardrobe Department at a management level. Knowledge of Health and Safety compliance and the ability to promote a positive team environment in the workplace is essential.
If you meet the above requirements and are excited about joining the Shaw Festival, please submit your cover letter and resume prior to December 9, 2016
10 Queen’s Parade, Box 774
Attn: Human Resources
While all responses are appreciated, only those selected for an interview will be contacted
Founded in 1962, the Shaw Festival is one of the largest repertory theatre companies in North America and is the only theatre that specializes in the plays of Bernard Shaw and his contemporaries (1856-1950). Located in the beautiful town of Niagara-on-the-Lake, in the heart if Niagara Region’s wine country.