We’re hiring!

We’re hiring!
The Garment District and Boston Costume are now hiring for part time seasonal help through Halloween. Located at 200 Broadway in Cambridge, we are an alternative department store specializing in new and used clothing, vintage to contemporary styles, and costume sales and rentals. We’re hiring in all departments including our retail store, processing, and warehouse departments. You must be 18 years or older to apply. No phone calls please.

Retail store:
We are seeking hard working, dedicated individuals to fill temporary positions from now through our busy Halloween season. We are looking for employees to work as floor associates, cashiers, and costume rental associates. We are looking for people to fill a variety of shifts between 10:45am to midnight every day of the week. For the beginning of October we’re looking for people to work 8-40 hours per week, and toward the end of the month there are optional overtime hours available.

-at least one year of retail experience
-at least 6 months of cash register experience
Even better if you have:
-costuming experience
-knowledge of theatrical make-up
-a strong background in customer service

If you are interested in joining our retail staff, please send a resume to hiring@garmentdistrict.com

Supply/processing department:
We are looking for candidates who are dependable, punctual, have good references, and a positive attitude. You don’t have to be a clothing expert, but some knowledge of our store and what we do is always nice! This position starts now and runs through early November. The position is 4 to 5 days per week, Monday through Friday, from 8:30am to 4:30pm. Toward the end of October there will be some mandatory overtime, as we get close to Halloween.

Work includes hanging, tagging, and sorting second hand clothing, shoes, and accessories, as well as new costumes and accessories. This is a physical, busy job in a dusty environment. It is a unique working environment!

If you are interested in joining our supply staff, please send a resume to supply@garmentdistrict.com

Warehouse department:
The Garment District in Cambridge has an immediate seasonal opening for a Warehouse worker position. We are looking for dependable, hard working, self motivated individuals. This is a part-time position, 3 days a week starting on 8/15/2017 and wrapping up on 11/15/2017. The three shifts are Monday and Thursday 7:30am to 3:30pm, and Friday noon to 8pm. If interested please send resume, 3 work references and contact information.

Responsibilities include:
-General warehouse activities
-Helping maintain a clean and safe facility
-Assisting in loading and unloading of van
-Operating bailing press and forklift

-Ability to lift 50lbs
-Can walk and stand for extended periods throughout the day
-Previous forklift and bailing machine experience is helpful but not required

If you are interested in joining our warehouse staff, please send a resume to warehouse@garmentdistrict.com