This is a Temporary, Full-time position.Category: Production
Working as an integral member of the production team of Neptune Theatre, the Scenic Carpenter will assist the Head Scenic Carpenter in the construction of all required scenic elements. Also, assisting the Head Scenic Carpenter in providing efficient and reliable budgeting, preparation, operation, and maintenance of all scenic elements and carpentry equipment as required by the Technical Director as per established budgets and schedules.
-A diploma or degree in a post-secondary technical theatre production program.
-Familiarity and comfort with all tools and equipment common in scenic carpentry workshops.
-Candidates should have strong carpentry skills, be ingenious in their approach to their craft and be willing to work with conventional and unconventional materials.
-First Aid training is an Asset
-A valid drivers license and ability to drive large vans and small trucks is also an asset.
Neptune Theatre Foundation has a tradition of quality productions, both artistically and technically. The successful applicant must demonstrate a proven record of experience and, above all else, a driving passion for live theatre.
- Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Neptune Theatre Foundation is affiliated with IATSE local 680. Pursuant to our collective agreement, "All full-time and/or seasonal employees of Neptune shall become members in good standing of the Union as a condition of employment or shall be in possession of a permit issued by the Union."
1593 Argyle Street
Halifax Nova Scotia
Canada B3J 2B2
t: (902) 429 7300 ext. 232
Located in downtown Halifax, Neptune Theatre has been producing high quality, professional theatre since 1963. Neptune Theatre produces five Main Stage shows, one Holiday show, and three Studio shows each season, along with a touring show for young audiences. Our Fountain Hall Theatre is a traditional proscenium arch venue which seats 479 and the Studio Theatre seats 180, with a flexible stage configuration and has been the venue for some of our most stimulating productions.