This is a Permanent, Part-time position.Category: Production
Working in a team environment, the Production Coordinator is responsible for coordinating activities within the production areas of Ottawa Theatres. To execute the production elements of an engagement while coordinating volunteer stage hands, paid stage hands and visiting production staff and artists, the Production Coordinator will train personnel, operate and maintain highly specialized theatrical equipment.
Education & Experience
Grade 12 and completion of a Technical Production program or equivalent experience
Five (5) years working in Production for the Live Entertainment Industry
*Experience and formal training combined with demonstrated performance and ability may substitute for stipulated academic requirements.
Language, Certificates & Licenses
Current Standard First Aid, AED, CPR and WHMIS or the ability to obtain.
The successful candidate will be required to complete a Criminal Record Check to the City of Ottawa’s satisfaction.
English oral, reading, writing required. (French is an asset)
Adult Learning and Training methods
Proficient knowledge of Health and Safety legislation in the Live Entertainment Industry
Working knowledge of set design and construction
Proficiency in the operation of Counter Weight Fly Systems, theatrical carpentry, atmospheric effects, and Lighting and Audio systems
Aptitude in Microsoft Office and software for automated lighting and/or audio control systems
Must be familiar with all applicable health and safety legislation, have knowledge of any potential or actual danger to health or safety in the work place, and have knowledge of appropriate actions to be taken in order to ensure the health and safety of staff in accordance with applicable legislation and City policies and procedures.
Competencies & Skills
Effective interpersonal communication, customer service and leadership skills
Proficiency and training in theatre lighting, audio, rigging and staging techniques
Results oriented and able to carry out directives
Able to evaluate the individual capacity and capabilities of employees, volunteers and clients, allocating resources in an effective manner
Very good analytical, problem solving and trouble shooting skills
Ability to adjust easily to an ever-changing environment.
Able to work from heights and climb ladders.
Salary: $30.588 per hour
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Shenkman Arts Centre is a creative hub where artists and audiences meet to explore a diversity of arts through live performance, instruction, exhibits and special events. The Centre is located in the east Ottawa community of Orléans and offers programs and services in both English and French.