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Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates residential students, leading both military and civilian lifestyles, and working adults across the globe. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in baccalaureate and master's degrees, and graduate certificates. Founded in 1819 by U.S. Army Capt. Alden Partridge, Norwich is the oldest private military college in the country and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).

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Alteration Specialist


Permanent, part-time position (four hours/day, August 15- May 15) while classes are in session - ideal for a parent of school-aged children! Seeking applicants for seamstress work including fitting, sewing, alterations. This position will also assist with laundry services and uniform issue.


Minimum three years commercial/retail sewing experience required; ability to learn all current regulations concerning military uniforms including those pertaining to Norwich University Corps of cadets and all U.S. armed forces, state and local law enforcement agencies, and firefighters. Ability to sew for at least four hours per day. Must have fine motor skills, manual dexterity, close up eye focusing, and good attention to detail. Must be able to work under stressful conditions and lift 30 pounds occasionally.

To apply:

Please submit a cover letter, resume and Norwich University Employment Application to Alteration Specialist Search, via email:

June 26, 2012

Norwich University is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, group life and long term disability insurance, flexible-spending accounts for health and dependant care, a retirement annuity plan and tuition scholarships for eligible employees and their family members.

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