This is a Permanent, Part-time position.Category: Technical
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. Providing technical support and guidance to theatre users and rental clients. Assisting with load-in and load-out of sets and equipment, and providing other technical support as required. Preparing and maintaining daily reports on shows/events and reports on equipment. Responding to enquiries and concerns from theatre users/rental clients and directs enquiries to the Technical Supervisor and staff as required. Adhering to technical requirements, policies, and procedures, health and safety regulations as required and set out by the Technical Supervisor and the City of Vaughan.
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 year related work experience in the theatre industry with a focus on theatre production, lighting, and sound. Must have or be willing to obtain Explosives License, Class 7.2.2. 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. Please note that a clear Vulnerable Sector Screening is required.
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 14-2004-LC in the subject line by Tuesday, October 7, 2014 to:
Human Resources Department
City of Vaughan, 2141 Major Mackenzie Drive
Vaughan, ON L6A 1T1 Fax 905-832-8575
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.
Human Resources Department
City of Vaughan
2141 Major Mackenzie Drive
Vaughan, ON L6A 1T1
CITIZENS FIRST THROUGH SERVICE EXCELLENCE
We have an exciting opportunity in the Recreation and Culture Department for an experienced and motivated individual
TECHNICAL ASSISTANT – CITY PLAYHOUSE
PART-TIME - 2 POSITIONS
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.