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Head Rental Technician - Arts Club Theatre Company

This is a Permanent, Part-time position.

Category: Production
Province: Vancouver , British Columbia
Position: Head Rental Technician
Deadline: November 24, 2018
Posted: November 19, 2018

Job Description / Duties

Reporting directly to the Facility Rentals Manager and indirectly to the Facilities Manager, Technical Director(s) or Stage Manager(s), this position is responsible for executing specific requirements of each rental such as; lighting, sound, video, and stage carpentry setup and operations, and could also be offered lighting and sound maintenance, supervising strikes, hangs and focus sessions and to assist in our production fit-ups, runs or strikes for shows, as well as maintenance of the buildings as needed.

The successful candidate must possess great communication skills and be comfortable liaising with rental clients as required to assess technical requirements. Additionally, this team member will be expected to work as a Running Crew member during rentals and occasionally during Arts Club Productions. Other duties as assigned.

This is a Part-Time Regular position that falls within the IATSE, local 118 bargaining unit. The hours of work will vary. Applicants need to have a flexible schedule and need to be available for the occasional last minute call. Hours will be scheduled as needed with no minimum hours assured.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Minimum of two (2) years experience working in a professional technical theatre
•Experience working in a Fly House and the ability to work at heights and climb ladders
•LPEC certificate
•Experienced in programming and running sound control for both live mix and pre-recorded sound (Q-Lab)
•Experience with sound recording and video projection
•Experience with IP-based transmission protocols for Sound, Lights and Video
•Limited Entertainment (LE) Certificate is desired
•Class 5 Drivers License is preferred
•Candidates with experience working with Windows and Apple computer operating systems and computer networking will be given preference

•Proficient in programming and the operation of computer lighting boards (ETC, ION) and all components of the lighting system
•Proficiency with an ION lighting board is desired
•Ability to work under tight time constraints
•Ability to communicate effectively in writing and orally
•Ability to problem solve and think on your feet
•Ability to lift heavy objects safely

Additional Information

Start date: December, 2018
Salary: $28.05 per hour
Employment Type: Part-Time Regular

We thank all who express interest in this position; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The Arts Club Theatre Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and hiring decisions are based solely on the merits of the candidates and needs of the “Society”.

Salary: Salary: $28.05 per hour

Contact Information

To Apply: Email your cover letter and resume to 
Application Deadline: November 24, 2018

Employer Profile

The Arts Club Theatre Company is Canada’s largest not-for-profit urban theatre company. In its 55th season, the Arts Club offers professional live theatre at three venues, as well as on tour throughout the province.

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