This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: Technical
EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts is a not-for-profit charitable organization that welcomes over 600,000 Calgarians annually into our facility. The mission of EPCOR CENTRE is to ignite imagination, co-create meaningful experiences of excellence with our internal and external communities, support artists and celebrate the artistic expression of everybody. We are interested in like-minded individuals who will help us achieve our goals.
We are seeking an enthusiastic, innovative and inclusive team player to fill the position of Engineered Air Theatre Technical Coordinator.
Reporting to the Production Manager, the Engineered Air Theatre Technical Coordinator provides support to both staff and management teams. General duties include (but are not limited to):
•Oversee or carry out all aspects of stage set-ups and strikes which pertain to lighting including the, design, hang, focus and operation of lights for any performance.
•Install, tune, operate and strike the audio system and video equipment as required for any event.
•Set up and strike the stage as required for any performance.
•Act as stage manager, as required by event.
•Contact clients and assure that their production needs are met in a timely and economic manner.
•Act as Head of Video in the Jack Singer Concert Hall as required.
•Act as Head of Sound for Jack Singer Concert Hall Lobby and Arts Learning Studio as required.
•Plan in coordination with the Jack Singer Concert Hall Calling Steward work schedules for casual stagehands working in the theatre.
The Technical Coordinator for the Engineered Air Theatre will plan all technical aspects of the venue and provide production support as required for the Jack Singer Concert Hall. The successful candidate will have experience in production including preparing cost estimates, preparing schedules, and managing casual crews.
Applicants should have graduated from a recognized theatre school with 2 to 4 years experience that includes sound, lighting, carpentry, video, rigging and stage management.
This position has a 40-hour irregular work week with occasional overtime required. A competitive compensation package, including extended health benefits, is offered.
Please state the position you are applying for. No phone calls please. We thank all interested applicants in advance, but will only be contacting those selected for an interview.
To apply, please forward your resume in confidence to:
EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts
205 - 8th Ave SE Calgary, Alberta T2G 0K9
Deadline for all applications: July 16, 2014