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FWS: Costume Shop Assistant

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title FWS: Costume Shop Assistant
Requisition Number DU03387
Department Name 8Z241:Federal Work Study
Work Location Department of Theatre and Dance
Salary Range $7.25-$10.85
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Any undergrad or graduate student.

Required Related Experience

Basic sewing knowledge helpful

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

See Job Summary.


M-F, 9am – 5pm. 10-20 hours/week. Preferred afternoons.

Job Summary

The Costume Shop Assistant will perform a variety of skilled and non-skilled tasks to help prepare costumes for departmental productions to include: polishing shoes, sewing, moving costumes from studio to dressing rooms, laundry, ironing, and steaming fabrics.

For more information, please contact Tracy Ward; 859-257-3297;

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Punctuality and dependability are crucial.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Basic sewing knowledge helpful.

Deadline to Apply 10/01/2017
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Have you been awarded Federal Work Study? (If you are unsure, or you have not yet been awarded Federal Work Study, please contact the Student Financial Aid office at (859) 257-3172 and ask to speak with your counselor.)
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Have you picked up your job packet from the Federal Work Study office?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
Optional Documents