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Technical Assistant - City Playhouse - City of Vaughan

This is a Permanent, Part-time position.

Category: Technical
Province: Vaughan, Ontario
Position: Technical Assistant - City Playhouse
Deadline: June 23, 2016
Posted: June 10, 2016

Job Description / Duties

CITIZENS FIRST THROUGH SERVICE EXCELLENCE

We have two exciting Part Time Unionized opportunities in the
Recreation Services Department for experienced and motivated individuals

TECHNICAL ASSISTANT – CITY PLAYHOUSE
(FILE #16-2685-LL)

Responsible for:
Reporting to the Technical Supervisor, the Technical Assistant is responsible for assisting in the operation and maintenance of theatre equipment such as, but not limited to, lighting, sound, projection, rigging and general tools and equipment. Provides technical support and guidance to theatre users and rental clients. Assists with load-in and load-out of sets and equipment, and provides other technical support as required. Prepares and maintains daily reports on shows/events and reports on equipment. Responds to enquiries and concerns from theatre users/rental clients and directs enquiries to the Technical Supervisor and staff as required. Adheres to technical requirements, policies, and procedures, health and safety regulations as required and set out by the Technical Supervisor and the City of Vaughan. Must be prepared and available to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Qualifications and experience:
Must be currently enrolled in or a graduate of Community College or University in Theatre or Television Production or related discipline. Approximately one (1) year related work experience in the theatre industry with a focus on theatre production, lighting, and sound. Must be willing to obtain Standard First Aid certificate. Strong interpersonal skills coupled with effective communication skills. Must be prepared to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends. Record of satisfactory attendance and performance, as determined by referring to attendance and performance concerns obtained in the employee’s human resources file. Please note interview answers will be assigned marks.

Additional Information

If you are an energetic person who is interested in bringing your knowledge and passion to the City of Vaughan, please forward your resume in MS Word or PDF only, quoting File #16-2685-LL in the subject line by 4:30pm on Thursday, June 23, 2016 to:

Office of the Chief Human Resources Officer


Please note that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

The City of Vaughan is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcomes applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds. The City of Vaughan is also committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

Salary: $21.89 per hour

Contact Information

Office of the Chief Human Resources Officer

Employer Profile

As one of Southern Ontario’s fastest growing cities, with its mix of urban and rural areas, Vaughan is an in-demand place to live and work. Vaughan is considered one of Canada’s most family friendly cities with a dynamic and diverse population of over 300,000. With one of the top performing economies, a growing tourism industry and an enviable portfolio of recreational and cultural venues, this is the place where you want to be.

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