This is a Seasonal, Full-time position.Category: Technical
Province: Banff, Alberta
Position: Theatre Practitioners - Sound, Staging and Lighting
Deadline: March 8, 2019
Posted: February 6, 2019
Job Description / Duties
Performing Arts at Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity is looking for experienced Sound, Staging, and Lighting Technicians to join their high-functioning team as additional support during the Banff Summer Arts Festival.
These are termed positions from early May to late August 2019 with varying start and end dates available.
Qualifications / Required Skills
We are considering applicants with varying levels of experience gained while working in a professional music, theatre, opera, or dance venue:
Level 1 Technicians possess at least 2000 hours' experience as a working technician.
Level 2 Technicians possess at least 3 years' experience as a working technician.
Level 3 Technicians possess at least 5 years' experience as a working technician.
Employment Terms & Benefits
In accordance with CUPE 4318, these are unionized, termed, hourly support staff positions, subject to a 500-hour probation period.
Theatre Practitioners will work up to 40 hours per week on a rotating schedule. Scheduling is based on business needs.
Rates of pay:
Level 1: Up to $18.26 per hour, depending on qualifications
Level 2: Up to $20.38 per hour, depending on qualifications
Level 3: Up to $23.23 per hour, depending on qualifications
Banff Centre offers on-the-job training, a supportive work environment, a staff cafeteria, subsidized fitness club memberships, staff events, and free or reduced admission to many Banff Centre performances and events.
Subsidized local housing is available during the contract period.
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To be considered for this opportunity, please view the postings and apply online at www.banffcentre.ca/careers
Founded in 1933, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity is a learning organization built upon an extraordinary legacy of excellence in artistic and creative development. What started as a single course in drama has grown to become the global organization leading in arts, culture, and creativity across dozens of disciplines. From our home in the stunning Canadian Rocky Mountains, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity aims to inspire everyone who attends our campus – artists, leaders, and thinkers – to unleash their creative potential.