This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: Management
Province: VICTORIA, British Columbia
Position: Production & Operations Manager
Deadline: May 10, 2019
Posted: March 12, 2019
Job Description / Duties
The Production and Operations Manager is responsible for the budgeting and managing of the production departments as well as management of facility operations and maintenance. Reporting jointly to the Artistic and Executive Directors, the position is part of the senior management team and plays a key role in the strategic advancement of the company and maintain a supportive and collaborative work environment.
Qualifications / Required Skills
This is a full-time position requiring current knowledge of production methods, technology and materials, strong personnel management skills, and excellent budgeting and reporting ability. A sense of humour and ability to maintain one in high stress production periods is also a significant asset. Excellent to exceptional knowledge of Excel worksheets and other MS programs, is required and a working understanding of network management is an additional asset. Knowledge of and or experience working with the CTA is preferred.
This is a salaried position with a minimum starting rate of $52,000/annum, contingent on experience and qualifications plus a full benefit package including a matching group RRSP.
The Manager works closely with a full-time team comprised of a Technical Director, Facilities Supervisor and Head Technician, plus a seasonal staff of Venue Technician, Head of Wardrobe, Head Shop Carpenter, Head of Props, Head scenic Artist, and Custodian. The manger is responsible for the scheduling and contracting of all Design, Stage-Management, and casual crew. They are also responsible for coordinating and contracting all facility rentals, maintenance contractors and any creative services offered by the company.
Salary: $52,000/annum, contingent on experience and qualifications plus a full benefit package including a matching group RRSP.
Applicants for the position should send a cover letter and resume in doc, docx, or pdf formats only to:
with the subject line Production Manager
Applications close May 10th, 2019 unless a suitable candidate is not found.
We will contact all applicants to inform them of the status of their application. Unless selected for an interview – no calls please. Initial interviews for off Island applicants will be conducted by video call using Zoom or Skype.
The Belfry Theatre is south Vancouver Island’s largest professional theatre. We produce contemporary adult theatre with a focus on new and recent Canadian work. The company has been producing for 44 years and operates a 270-seat mainstage and 90 seat studio theatre from our renovated heritage building. We produce 4-5 productions per season and present a further 4-6 productions. Production operations are all in-house.