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Theatre Technician 2 (Temporary) - York University

This is a Temporary, Part-time position.

Category: Technical
Province: Toronto, Ontario
Position: Theatre Technician 2 (Temporary)
Deadline: August 24, 2018
Posted: August 17, 2018

Job Description / Duties

We are currently recruiting for Theatre Technician 2 to work with Performance Facilities in the School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design for a part-time, contract assignment. Generally, you will be required to work 5-15 hours per week up to maximum 24 hrs/wk * (variable).
This position provides technical services in support of the academic mission of the School of Arts, Media, Performance & Design's Departments of Dance, Music, Theatre and occasionally the Departments of Design, Cinema and Media Arts, and Visual Arts and Art History programs. In addition, the position will provide technical services to internal (other University departments) and external clients. Technical services revolve around the performance facilities including five main venues and ancillary spaces.
In this role, you will:
• Unload vehicles, moves equipment from storage locations.
• Install dance floors, sets, risers, and podiums.
• Move musical instruments, music stands and orchestra chairs.
• Rig scenery, soft goods and signage, operates the fly system and loads bricks on arbour.
• Operate personnel lifts and installs, hangs and focuses theatrical lighting equipment.
• Set up communication and program equipment.
• Set up microphones, direct inputs and monitors.
• Set up and patches audio reinforcement equipment.
• Operate audio, recording, lighting, audio-visual and projection equipment set-up to function at a basic level controlling a few inputs/lighting instruments/projectors in a simple set-up.
• May fulfill the role of Stage Manager.
• Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Minimum Qualifications:
Three years Post Secondary Education in Music, Dance or Theatre production or equivalent experience. The equivalent experience is Grade 12 High School graduation plus three years of employment experience in music or stage production.
Related Employment Experience: 6 months experience in music or stage production.
*APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 24, 2018 at 4:30pm.

Salary: $22.33 per hour

Contact Information

To apply to this exciting opportunity or for full position details, qualifications and application procedures go to https://yorku.hiringplatform.com/processes/20273-theatre-technician-2?locale=en.

York University is committed to Employment Equity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University's employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and aboriginal persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code. York University is committed to employment equity and diversity and a positive and supportive environment.

York University offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment processes. If you are contacted by York University regarding a job opportunity or testing, please advise if you require accommodation. Please note, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Employer Profile

York University is known for championing new ways of thinking that drive teaching and research excellence. Our 53,000 students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world. Meaningful and sometimes unexpected careers result from cross-discipline programming, innovative course design and diverse experiential learning opportunities. York students and graduates push limits, achieve goals and find solutions to the world’s most pressing social challenges, empowered by a strong community that opens minds. York U is an internationally recognized research university – our 11 faculties and 24 research centres have partnerships with 200+ leading universities worldwide.

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