This is a Temporary, Full-time position.Category: Technical
Performing Stage Technician work tasks including interpreting and generating technical information; load-ins and load-outs; running the show (as required); rigging; selecting and operating tools; safely operating and maintaining stage equipment
Overseeing the work of lower-leveled Stage Technicians and Stage Technician Practicum Participants
Assisting with the administration of the staging department including overseeing the safety of assigned crews within the supplied frameworks of budget, staffing, equipment, space, and time.
Staying current on related industry trends including the application of up-to-date techniques and use of special materials
Applying professional theatre techniques and methods to provide the quality, efficiency, safety, and support required by Performing Arts
We are considering applicants with varying levels of experience gained while working in a professional music, theatre, opera, or dance venue:
Level 1 Stage Technicians possess at least 2000 hours' experience as a working stage technician
Level 2 Stage Technicians possess at least 3 years' experience as a working stage technician
Level 3 Stage Technicians possess at least 5 years' experience as a working stage technician
The responsibilities of this position require the Stage Technician to be available to work a flexible, rotating schedule.
Stage Technicians are frequently required to perform in a physical working environment with excessive noise, poor air quality, adverse temperatures, frequent and/or strenuous lifting, confined working spaces, work requiring uncomfortable body posture, extended periods of high monotony or concentration, and working at heights.
Stage Technicians will be frequently subjected to deadlines that will have significant consequences for the department if not met.
Salary: Rates of pay: Level 1: Between $16.98 and $18.26 per hour, depending on qualifications Level 2: Between $18.35 and $20.38 per hour, depending on qualifications Level 3: Between $22.04 and $23.23 per hour, depending on qualifications *Subsidized housing available
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity