Employment

We are always seeking talented and energetic individuals to join our team. We offer opportunities in Production, Design, Customer Service and Sales. See our current job openings listed below. Email resumés to donnak@awishcometrue.com or call 215-781-2000 ext. 260.

 


Customer Service

We are looking for a full-time and a seasonal Customer Service associate to join our team. We manufacture and sell dance recital costumes, as well as dance team and color guard uniforms in Bristol, PA.

Job Description:

  • Perform all work with a strong customer service focus and presence
  • Answer all in-coming calls and emails courteously and effectively in a timely manner
  • Deal tactfully with people in a wide variety of situations to convey a favorable response
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to multi-task and stay organized in a fast-paced environment
  • Complete data entry of orders and return authorizations
  • Respond and follow through to requests for information and communicate with all levels of management with minimal supervision
  • Ability to adapt in constantly seasonal businesses
  • Able to take a self-directed approach to work load, communicating and working successfully in a team environment

Requirements:

  • Customer Service experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to maintain professionalism at all times under stressful situations
  • Collaborative style and strong people skills
  • Basic typing skills/computer experience
  • Understanding of Dance, Cheerleading, Color Guard or Marching Band a plus
  • Ability to work in person in Bristol, PA - this is not a remote job

Full time position is a 40-hour work week, Monday-Friday
Seasonal job would be November-June, hours negotiable
No weekend or night hours

 


Design Assistant

A Wish Come True is a manufacturing company in the Philadelphia area seeking a Design Assistant (entry level) to join our design team. We design and produce performance costumes and uniforms for Dance, Color Guard and Dance Team.

Job Description:

  • Support and assist design team in all aspects of design creation
  • Develop designs from inception to production for all catalogs, including custom design
  • Assist in the development of components: fabrics, prints, embellishments, trims
  • Research and maintain knowledge of current fashion, sales and market trends
  • Maintain design fabric library
  • Job duties will fluctuate according to business needs

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Fashion Design or similar area of study
  • Should possess a great design aesthetic
  • Understanding of garment construction and fit, textiles, trims, apparel manufacturing and labor costs
  • Proficient in Illustrator, flat and digital sketching
  • Awareness of fashion and market trends with ability to apply this information to design development
  • Ability to stay organized in a fast-paced environment and adhere to deadlines
  • Detail oriented
  • Able to take a self-directed approach to work load, communicate regularly with partners, and successfully work in a team environment
  • Understanding of Dance, Color Guard, Cheerleading and/or Marching Band a plus

 


Fashion Design or Fashion Merchandising Intern/Co-op

Job Description:

You will have the opportunity to work side by side with designers, pattern makers and seamstresses to create new, fun dance recital costumes and performing arts uniforms at our manufacturing facility in Bristol, PA. We will provide you with a wide range of learning experiences in all facets of product development including, but not limited to, sketches, tech packs, garment specifications, fabric and embellishment design, fit correction and computer aided pattern making. As an intern you will have the chance to aid in photoshoot production, merchandising and customer interaction. There is also an opportunity to do market research both with our customers' shopping habits, competitor comparison, as well as developing designs and components from overseas. You will also work with our marketing and social media team to assist in creating and executing ways to interact with our customers across our social media platforms!

Ideal Candidate:

  • Would be working toward a degree in Fashion Design, Merchandising or Manufacturing
  • Must have an eye for design, excellent communication skills, a strong attention to detail
  • Ability to stay organized and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Awareness of fashion and marketing trends
  • Experience or interest in stretch fabrics, athletic wear, children's wear or performing arts such as dance, dance team or color guard is a plus
  • Please provide a resumé and portfolio for review