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Theatre General Operator (2) - City of Brampton

This is a Permanent, Full-time position.

Category: Technical
Province: Brampton, Ontario
Position: Theatre General Operator (2)
Deadline: December 5, 2013
Posted: November 20, 2013

Job Description / Duties

Major Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Supervisor - Theatre, Technical Operations or Coordinator, Theatre Technical this position liaises with clients, professionals and community performing arts groups on matters of a technical nature to ensure superior customer service as it relates to load-in, performance set up, running of performances/events and load-out across City theatres and other event locations.

• Work with clients, professionals, COB staff and community performing arts groups to ensure a smooth load-in, run and load-out of lighting, sound, rigging, carpentry, video and stage equipment and set-up of the performance.
• Operate theatre systems and equipment including, but not limited to, transportation, setup, installation and striking of lighting, sound, rigging, video, carpentry, staging and Stageline mobile stage equipment at City Theatres, production scene shop and other event locations.
• Perform preventative and demand maintenance to theatre systems, tools and equipment including lighting, sound, rigging, carpentry, video, staging and Stageline mobile stage while maintaining an inventory of these and all City theatre assets.
• Assist with ensuring all Professional Series production requirements are set up including lighting, sound, rigging, carpentry, video, wardrobe and staging as per the rider.
• Generate various show related reports and keep maintenance logs.
• Provide guidance and training to part time and contract staff for the load-ins, set-ups, running and load-outs of performances and events alongside Technical Stage Hands, Supervisor or Coordinators.
• Monitor performances and events to ensure City policies and building security is maintained and contracts are adhered to.
• Maintain a safe and clean working environment by sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, and removing garbage from stage and surrounding areas.
• Design and implement lighting, audio, set and video for various productions and events.
• Performs additional related duties as required.

Qualifications / Required Skills

• Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent.
• Over two (2) years in a performing arts theatre environment with related experience.
• Certification in Fall Protection, Lift Operation, WHMIS and First-Aid.
• Valid, non-probationary Ontario Class G driver’s license.
• Exceptional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills with an emphasis on customer service.
• Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
• Must be able to wear and use appropriate personal safety equipment and clothing.
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.

Additional Information

TO APPLY: Please apply quoting the file number 101345 by December 5, 2013 at: www.brampton.ca or via www.workopolis.com and search for key words City of Brampton. If you require assistance with the application process, please contact us directly. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview with be contacted. We are dedicated to equal opportunity.


Contact Information

Jocelyn Johnston
Supervisor, Theatre- Technical Operations
City of Brampton | Rose Theatre

Mailing address:
c/o Jocelyn Johnston
2 Wellington St. W.
Brampton, ON Canada L6Y 4R2
t 905.874.2844 X.62805
f 905.874.3612
c 416.806.0554

Employer Profile

The City of Brampton is the 9th largest city in Canada and the third-largest in the Greater Toronto Area. Our population is among the most diverse and multicultural in Canada, representing people from more than 175 distinct ethnic backgrounds who speak more than 70 different languages.

With a variety of services and programs provided to the residents of Brampton, our employment opportunities are challenging, diverse and rewarding. As an employer, the City of Brampton offers a competitive benefits plan, lucrative pension plan, education and training programs, tuition reimbursement, advancement opportunities, open and communicative management style and the opportunity to make a difference in the community.

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