This is a Permanent, Full-time position.Category: Technical
Responsible for all set, props and production items including their care, maintenance and transportation
Responsible for assembly of the set and large props, side lighting and laying of dance floor and strike in all venues
Organizes and assists with the load in and load outs at all venues with theatre crew provided
Assists with the set up for in studio presentations
Liaison person for the school shows and tour these shows
Video editing for rehearsals and promotional material
Setting up Q lab for show use and sound editing for studio rehearsals, shows, and outreach
Assists with tour paperwork including venue information, technical rider information, and lighting information
Updates paperwork for each ballet toured & does detailed venue notes for both new venues and show specific information for all venues
Will be the primary driver of a 26' straight truck and will drive other production vehicles - cube, vans, etc.
Must be organized and efficient and work well under pressure.
Must be self-motivated and possess good organizational and time management skills
Completion of an accredited post-secondary program in technical theatre or the equivalent combination (2 years or more) of experience and education.
Ability to work as part of a team
Must have a valid driver's license and passport.
Touring experience would be an asset.
Bilingual (French & English) both written and spoken would be an asset.
Position is full time from August 22, 2016 to May 14, 2017
Canada’s Ballet Jörgen will be touring "Swan Lake" & the “Contemporary & Classical Program” to western Canada, eastern Canada and throughout Ontario and the States, “Nutcracker” throughout Ontario and "Velveteen Rabbit" to schools and eastern Canada.
Please send all resumes/CV’s to:
Canada’s Ballet Jörgen builds communities across Canada through the shared experience of professional ballet. Reaching every province with over 100 events annually, we ensure communities large and small, urban and rural have access to a ballet experience that is recognized for its innovation, warmth and beauty. Inspiring and connecting with Canadians for over 25 years, Canada’s Ballet Jörgen makes ballet and Canadian choreography a meaningful part of Canadians’ lives through performance, education , and community engagement.