This is a full-time position.
Cast Members assigned to work the Custom Sewing Operator position must possess the ability to use various types of sewing machines to fabricate products necessary to maintain the show quality of Disneyland Resort®. Cast Members must be able to comprehend every aspect of the tasks from pattern designs to the finished product.
Custom Sewing Operators receive a starting pay rate of $15.58 per hour.
Sewing upholstery, draperies, awnings, umbrellas, weather covers, flags, pennants, banners, and any other product that may be required
Setting correct tension and choosing the proper thread for the product being sewn
Completing and preparing products for installation including proper tagging and storage of product for pickup
Must be open to any shift (1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift) including holidays, with any combination of days off.
Sewing various fabrics from the lightest sheers to the heaviest vinyl’s including by hand when required
Cutting and marking of patterns when required
Following instructions from a cutter on how to assemble products
Setting grommets and button snaps
Must have the ability to:
Make different settings for each product type
Perform general maintenance and cleaning of machines
Work independently with minimal supervision
Plan, execute, and completes projects on time at the required standard levels
Communication Skills and Abilities
Strong verbal communication skills required (ability to positively engage vendors, team members, management, and Cast from Disney divisions outside of the Resort)
Strong written and verbal communication skills in order to read and understand complex plans and prints from which to complete projects
Disney - 19 months ago