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Master Tailor - Alterations

Arthur + Lucca
845 W Washington Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607
$25 - $30 an hour - Contract
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845 W Washington Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607

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  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule

Full job description

Arthur and Lucca is the premier tailor shop of Chicago, delivering the best fitting clothing through new custom clothing and alterations on existing garments. We work on all mens and womens clothing from jeans to bridal gowns and everything in between.

While in business for over a decade we have sewn over 150,000 hours of alterations and outfitted customers in several hundred custom clothing items to become the leading Chicago expert in fit.

Who You Are:

  • You have mastered the ability to alter all alterations on the following: suit jackets and pants, blazers, slacks, overcoats, button-up dress shirts, denim.
  • You have experience training junior tailors and seamstresses to improve their alteration skills and speed.
  • You work independently and quality check your work constantly.
  • You can operate industrial sewing machines, sergers and pressing machines.
  • You are a team player, with open communication and a positive attitude, and are not reluctant to take on a new project, learn a new technique, or share a piece of knowledge with someone else.
  • You are dependable and reliable with your general schedule, speed, and quality of work.


  • Flexible weekly schedules and very flexible shift start/stop/break times.
  • 1099 Contract Role

Job Type: Contract

Pay: $25.00 - $30.00 per hour


  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule


  • 8 hour shift
  • Choose your own hours
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Application Question(s):

  • How many years of professional alterations experience do you have?
  • Are you currently in the Chicagoland area and prepared to work full time in Chicago?

Work Location: In person