This is a Temporary, Full-time position.Category: Technical
Province: London, Ontario
Position: Props Apprentice
Deadline: February 23, 2019
Posted: February 14, 2019
Job Description / Duties
The Apprenticeship will be an introduction to the workings of a large, unionized prop shop in a regional theatre. The successful candidate will become a permit worker with IATSE Local 828 for the duration of the apprenticeship.
Under the supervision of the Head of Props, the Apprenticeship programme will include constructing props, planning and examining building materials and supporting the rehearsal hall for the Grand Theatre’s season. The Apprentice may be given the opportunity to supervise small projects on occasion.
Qualifications / Required Skills
The candidate will be a graduate of a post-secondary technical theatre program and will have at least 1 year of professional work experience. The successful candidate will be creative, curious and passionate about theatre and have the ability to work well in a team environment. A portfolio demonstrating skill sets would be an asset.
In our desire to reflect the world and our community in all areas of our work, the Grand Theatre is committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates, without regard to age, disability, ethnicity, race, or gender identity.
Please respond by e-mail with a cover letter and resume by February 23, 2019
Salary: $15/hour, 40 hours/week
Tel: 519-672-9030 X257
The Grand Theatre brings the world to London, Ontario with diverse, relevant, and original stories from around the globe, and through collaborations with exceptional national and international performing arts organizations. And we bring London to the world stage with a commitment to developing, producing, and premiering new, original homegrown stories through COMPASS, a new play development program. The Grand's commitment to educational programming and youth mentorship is exemplified by The High School Project, the only project of its kind in North America.