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Touring Technician - Arts Club Theatre Company

This is a Permanent, Part-time position.

Category: Technical
Province: Vancouver, British Columbia
Position: Touring Technician
Deadline: September 4, 2014
Posted: August 27, 2014

Job Description / Duties

The Arts Club Theatre Company is currently accepting applications for the position of Tour Technician.Reporting to and under the supervision of the Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage Technical Director this position is responsible for all aspects of transporting, fitting up, running and striking a touring production. This is a Part-Time Regular position scheduling of this position will be as required, depending on the specific demands of respective productions. This is a unionized position under the I.A.T.S.E. Collective agreement.
Responsibilities shall include, but are not limited to the following:
•Monitor and assist with all aspects of pre-production
•Supervision of fit-ups, strikes and ensuring the safe transport of the production
•Preparing, operating and mixing sound and video during productions, when required (live and pre-recorded)
•Assist designers with their respective design needs while on the road
•Documenting and tracking all show-related configurations (looks of scenes) in cooperation with designers
•Oversees the inventory and is responsible for organizing equipment and ordering of supplies as necessary
•Preparing inventory reports
•Assist with occupational safety and health of workers

Qualifications / Required Skills

•A good general knowledge of all technical aspects of live theatre.
•Ability to read and follow building/set drawings.
•Complete understanding of Lighting consoles, fixtures and practices.
•Must be proficient in operating digital and analog sound boards.
•Experience in mixing live music and vocals for live theatre
•Broad understanding of Mac operating systems; Qlab Show control software; and Windows XP computer operating system and computer networking
•Basic Rigging knowledge
•Knowledgeable about safe lifting practices and knowing how to maneuver heavy loads safely
•Preference will be given to persons holding an LPEC certificate and OFA Level 1

Mandatory requirement
•Must possess a valid Class 5 Drivers license and have the ability to obtain a drivers abstract
•Must be proficient in packing and operating a 5-ton truck
•Can demonstrate a high skill level withQ-Lab (software)for programming and operation
•Able to work at heights / climb ladders
•Able to repeatedly lift, push or maneuver heavy loads, either alone or with assistance from others

The Tour Technician will be self motivated, possess good organizational and time management skills. This position requires excellent communication skills and the ability to remain calm in stressful situations. The successful applicant will possess a flexible outlook in managing a variety of situations and at all times remain diplomatic when working with crews, artists and other staff.

Additional Information

Start date: On or around September 22, 2014.

Salary: Salary: as per the collective agreement.

Contact Information

TO APPLY: Human Resources, Arts Club Theatre Company
FAX: (604) 688-3273
EMAIL: ghollingshead@artsclub.com


We thank all who express interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Employer Profile

The Arts Club Theatre Company is Western Canada’s largest professional theatre company. Entering its 51stseason, this not-for-profit charitable organization produces and presents year-round in three venues: the 198-seat Revue Stage; 450-seat Granville Island Stage; 630-seat Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage; and tours throughout the province.

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