This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: Technical
Thousand Islands Playhouse has an employment opportunity for 2 Theatre Technicians. (House Techs)
This is an exciting, fast-paced, dynamic position. It demands strong organizational skills, flexibility, ingenuity, and good humour.
These contract positions are full-time seasonal; one begins in late April lasting until November 3. The other starts in June and finishes at the end of August.
Reporting to the Production Manager, Theatre Technicians will be responsible for load-in, setup and maintenance of lighting and sound equipment, as well as day to day operation during performances.
The successful candidate must be able to work as part of a team to complete work as scheduled while maintaining a clean, safe working environment.
Initiative, problem solving skills, and the ability to think on your feet are definite assets.
Ability to run Strand lighting boards an asset.
Ability to program and run SCS an asset.
Preference will be given to candidates graduating from a University or College theatre program or equivalent experience in their field working in the industry.
The candidate will perform all show calls, lighting, sound and video load-ins and setups, and be responsible for a "user-friendly" storage and inventory of tools and equipment..
Application Deadline: February 15, 2011
Position # 2011 – 05, 06
Please send a cover letter and resume to:
Adair Redish, Technical Coordinator
Thousand Islands Playhouse
Box 241 Gananoque
Ontario. K7G 2T8
Or email: email@example.com
For more information go to our website at www.1000islandsplayhouse.com
Thousand Islands Playhouse (TIP) is a highly successful summer theatre entering its 30th year of operation. Serving a Canadian mandate, TIP produces a main season of five shows from May through October plus a season of two shows in the Firehall Theatre. TIP operates the Springer Theatre - a 350-seat thrust theatre and the Firehall Theatre - a 120-seat black box theatre, in beautiful riverside Gananoque, Ontario.