Production & Technical Positions

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POSITIONS

Scenic Carpenters
Seeking applicants for the position of Scenic Carpenter for its 2017 summer season. Position begins mid-May and can extend through early-September. Applicants should have a strong knowledge of theatrical carpentry and building techniques, be able to lift 40 lbs, and thrive working in a fast paced team environment. Duties will also include scenic changeovers. Experience with welding and rigging is a plus. Competitive salary and housing/travel provided. Send cover letter, resume, and references to Christopher Flinchum, Production Manager, at: chris@idahoshakespeare.org

Draper
Seeking an experienced Draper from May 29th and July 2nd. Successful candidates will possess excellent crew management skills, demonstrated proficiency in draping and flat patterning of men’s and women’s garments, and experience in a variety of costume construction techniques including men’s and ladies tailoring. Seeking a confident and organized technician who is a creative problem solver to join our fast paced team environment.  Competitive Salaries, standard 40 hour work week, travel stipend and housing provided in beautiful Boise, Idaho.  Interested parties should send resume, references and portfolio materials to Chris Flinchum, Production Manager at chris@idahoshakespeare.org

Electrician
Seeking applicants for the position of Electrician for its 2017 summer season. Position begins May 15 and continues through the beginning of September. Duties include hanging, cabling and focusing lighting units, programing and operating console for techs and performances, as well as changeovers.  Applicants should have a strong knowledge of theatrical lighting equipment and wiring, be able to lift 25 lbs, be comfortable with heights and climbing, and thrive working in a fast paced team environment. Experience programming and running an ETC ION console is preferred. Competitive salary and housing/travel provided. Send cover letter, resume, and references to Christopher Flinchum, Production Manager, at: chris@idahoshakespeare.org

Theater Carpenter  
Idaho Shakespeare Festival is seeking applicants for the position of Theater Carpenter for its 2017 summer season. Position begins in early July and continues through the end of September. The Theater Carpenter is present for all technical rehearsals and performances and functions as a crew chief. Duties include backstage supervision and coordination from tech through run of each production, on site repairs of scenery and props, as well as changeovers of repertory sets. Applicants should be knowledgeable in theatrical carpentry, be able to lift 40 lbs, and thrive working in a fast paced team environment. Competitive salary. Applicants local to the Boise area are preferred. Send cover letter, resume, and references to Christopher Flinchum, Production Manager, at: chris@idahoshakespeare.org

 

Interviews are required for all technical and production positions. The Festival’s contracts typically run May – September. Pay varies by experience and contracted dates.
Interested Production and Technical folks, please send a resume and a cover letter to:

Production Manager
Idaho Shakespeare Festival
P.O. Box 9365
Boise, ID 83707
jobs@idahoshakespeare.org

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