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Technical Director - Canada’s Ballet Jörgen

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: Technical
Province: Toronto , Ontario
Position: Technical Director
Deadline: October 3, 2016
Posted: September 19, 2016

Job Description / Duties

Responsible for all set, props and production items including their care, maintenance and transportation.
Responsible for assembly of the set and large props, side lighting and laying of dance floor and strike in all venues.
Organizes and assists with the load in and load outs at all venues with theatre crew provided.
Assists with the set up for in studio presentation.
Liaison person for the school shows and tours these show.
Assists with tour paperwork including venue information, technical rider information, and lighting information.
Updates paperwork for each ballet toured, takes venue notes for both new venues and venues returning to and show specific information for all venues.
Setting up Q Lab for show use.
Will be the primary driver of a 26' straight truck and will drive other production vehicles - cube, vans, etc.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Must be organized and efficient and work well under pressure.
Must be self-motivated and possess good organizational and time management skills.
Completion of an accredited post-secondary program in technical theatre or the equivalent combination (2 years or more) of experience and education.
Ability to work as part of a team.
Must have a valid driver's license and passport.
Touring experience would be an asset.
Bilingual (French & English) both written and spoken would be an asset.

Additional Information

Position is full time from October 26, 2016 to May 14, 2017
Canada’s Ballet Jörgen will be touring "Swan Lake" & the “Contemporary & Classical Program” to western Canada, eastern Canada, Ontario and one date in the States, “Nutcracker” throughout Ontario and "Velveteen Rabbit" to GTA schools.
Amazing way to see the country.

Contact Information

Please send all resumes/CV’s to:
Cindy Smith

Employer Profile

Canada’s Ballet Jörgen builds communities across Canada through the shared experience of professional ballet. Reaching every province, we ensure communities large and small, urban and rural have access to a ballet experience that is recognized for its innovation, warmth and beauty. Inspiring and connecting with Canadians for over 25 years, Canada’s Ballet Jörgen makes ballet and Canadian choreography a meaningful part of Canadians’ lives through performance, education, and community engagement.

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