This is a Permanent, Part-time position.Category: Technical
Reporting directly to the Production Manager and/or the Technical Director, the Venue Technician’s duties will include but not be limited to programming and operating audio and/or lighting consoles for Belfry productions and rentals, executing sound and/or lighting notes in consultation with directors and designers, maintaining accurate audio and lighting documentation, paperwork, and backups, specifying and installing audio and/or lighting equipment as required, working as crew person for load-in and set-up of Belfry productions and rentals, operating any and all theatre equipment as required.
-Familiar with common audio and lighting equipment used in professional theatre.
-Ability to read and execute lighting plots
-Basic understanding of QLab audio playback software
-Basic understanding of ETC Eos Family consoles
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Drivers licence, occupational first aid and LPEC certification are all assets
The successful candidate should be able to work independently under pressure as well as having the ability to work collaboratively and lead in a team environment while maintaining safety and artistic standards as per Belfry policies.
This is a Seasonal Contract position scheduled to begin August 28, 2017.
Please submit cover letter and resume by 5:00pm June 2, 2017
Salary: $700 - $800/weekly
Alex Currie – Production Manager
1291 Gladstone Avenue
Or by email to :
Subject: Venue Technician
As a professional adult theatre company, we are dedicated to producing contemporary plays, with an emphasis on Canadian work, and to promoting artistic, cultural, and educational events in the Greater Victoria Region.
The Belfry produces up to 12 plays per year: one or two summer productions, a four play Mainstage series, and SPARK, our mid-winter festival of innovative and alternative work from across Canada.
The Belfry’s mission is to produce theatre that generates ideas and dialogue, and that makes the audience see the world a little differently.