Full time Custom Sewing Operator
Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Careers - Anaheim, CA

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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

Basic Qualifications
Schedule Availability

Must be open to any shift (1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift) including holidays, with any combination of days off.

Technical Abilities:
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