Every day at Disney Cruise Line we take pride in bringing the magic of Disney to life. We find joy in creating cherished memories and form genuine connections with our guests. We hold each other to the highest degree and always act responsibly while ensuring the safety of fellow crew and guests. United by our Disney values, we work toward excellence in all we do. As a part of our team, you can live and work in a diverse and inclusive environment amidst a professional and supportive community. If you are ready to create unforgettable experiences and grow as a person and as a professional, apply today.

We are currently recruiting for the position of Wigs and Costume Technician for Disney Cruise Line. As a Costume/Cosmetology Technician you will work with the Cast of our Broadway/West End Style Musical Theatre Production Shows and ship wide Entertainment Offerings by providing costuming support, stage makeup assistance and styling, care and maintenance of performer wigs.

You will report to Senior Technician Costume.


  • Responsible for the care and maintenance of all Cosmetology associated with Entertainment “shows”. Duties to include (but not limited to) styling, washing, and regular maintenance of all wigs and keeping track of cosmetology supplies and, working with the Sr. Costume Tech, making sure they are reordered when needed. This also includes working closely with the Sr. Costume Tech and the Character Manager to ensure that the integrity of the Disney characters is upheld at all times
  • Responsible for working closely with the Sr. Costume Tech to assist with costume responsibilities, including, (but not limited to) dressing shows, laundry, general upkeep of the dressing and costume spaces, and clearing at the end of the day in keeping with safety and show requirements set forth by the ship’s management
  • Maintain show integrity and quality of cosmetology and costume operations

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum two years of industry related experience, including experience with styling wigs
  • Experience in a theatrical environment required.
  • Experience with airbrush makeup application
  • Experience with prosthetic makeup application
  • Computer literacy required, minimally Excel, Word, and the use of email
  • Familiarization with hand sewing required
  • Good communication skills, reading and writing skills

Additional Information:

This is a shipboard role
You must:

  • Be genuinely interested in a career at sea and willing to live and work onboard a Disney Cruise Line vessel
  • Be willing to follow and perform safety role, emergency responsibilities and associated responsibilities as specified in the ship Assembly Plan
  • Be willing to uphold the general safety management responsibilities as specified in the Safety Management System in areas and operations under their control
  • If applicable, be willing to share a confined cabin with other crew members and appreciative of working and living in a multicultural environment that has strict rules and regulation

Your Responsibilities:

  • Have a valid passport and C1/D Seaman's visa (DCL will provide you with documents to obtain this)
  • Complete a pre-employment medical
  • Obtain a criminal background check
  • Bring approved work shoes

Disney Cruise Line is a drug-free workplace. All new hires are required to undergo drug/alcohol testing within the first week onboard and throughout their contracts. Failure to pass the drug/alcohol testing will result in immediate termination.

About Disney Cruise Line:

A leader in the cruise industry, Disney Cruise Line provides a setting where families can reconnect, adults can recharge and children can experience all the magic that Disney has to offer. Guests can sail out of ports around the world on exciting itineraries to the Caribbean, Bahamas, Alaska and Europe, among others. Aboard the fleet of four ships – the Disney Magic, Disney Wonder, Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy – and Disney’s private island paradise in the Bahamas - Castaway Cay, crew members provide guests with unparalleled service, enchanting storytelling and immersive family entertainment that only Disney can deliver.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

The Agency is the agent and recruiting on behalf of Disney Cruise Line.