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Head of Props - Rainbow Stage

This is a Temporary, Full-time position.

Category: Production
Province: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Position: Head of Props
Deadline: April 27, 2018
Posted: April 13, 2018

Job Description / Duties

Reports to: Production Manager, Technical Director

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

-Liaise with the Set/ Props designer, Director and Stage Management to ensure all required props and set dressing are acquired within the vision of the designer
-Source, purchase, borrow/ rent and modify props to fulfil the needs of each production
-Estimate, to the best of ones ability, the cost and feasibility of any props/ designs as given by the Designer
-Prepare rehearsal props as required
-Endeavor to be on budget and on time as per the issued production schedules
-Create and monitor work plans for any props builders, buyers or assistants
-Maintain show related props throughout the run of each performance
-Maintain the Rainbow Stage properties storage
-Be fully responsible for any credit cards, petty cash floats issued to the Head of Props
-Other duties as assigned, within reason

Qualifications / Required Skills

-Minimum 2 years experience active in theatrical props work
-Excellent attention to detail
-Experience working with hand and power tools
-Clear and efficient communication skills
-Strong willing to work both independently and in a team environment
-Be highly resourceful and possess efficient problem solving skills
-Ability to work in an open-air environment
-Valid Class 5 drivers license and own vehicle a must
-Valid pyro techniques license, First-Air and CPR is an asset

Additional Information

Though Rainbow Stage is supported by IATSE Local 63, this will be a non-union contract. Rainbow Stage is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from all peoples are welcome.

Salary: $22.00/ hour

Contact Information

Application deadline of April 27th, 2018. Please submit a cover letter and résumé to Brooklyne Alexander, Production manager at . We thank everyone who applies, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Employer Profile

Rainbow Stage is Manitoba’s premier musical theatre company, Canada’s leading not-for-profit musical theatre company, and Canada’s largest and longest-running outdoor theatre. We provide world-class professional musical theatre and are dedicated to entertaining and engaging the diverse and culturally rich Manitoba community we serve.

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