Seacoast Repertory Theatre is looking to fill the following positions for our production of:
Assistant Master Electrician
Seacoast Repertory Theatre is looking for an experienced and motivated lighting technician to join our team for the Summer. The summer productions include: The Who’s Tommy and Xanadu in rep with The Rocky Horror Show.
Seacoast Repertory Theatre is a non-profit, professional regional theatre serving the Seacoast. We pride ourselves on the quality of our productions and believe in treating one-another like human beings.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Assist the Master Electrician in the safe and accurate hanging of the light plot as indicated by the Resident Lighting Designer.
- Focus the lighting fixtures as indicated by the Resident Lighting Designer.
- Will work directly with the Resident Lighting Designer during tech week doing focus notes, programming and maintaining the lighting paperwork.
- Will perform channel check and do any and all maintenance of lighting equipment during the run of the show.
- Will either run the lighting console, follow spot or be a part of the deck crew for the run of the show
- Each show week the Resident Lighting Designer will assign a lighting task to be completed by Sunday of each week. Tasks may include maintenance of lighting inventory and/or making a lighting project for the next production.
- Will communicate inventory needs to the Resident Lighting Designer to maintain the lighting for the show and for the theatre.
- A minimum of 1+ years working as a theatrical electrician a must
- Knowledge of basic rigging techniques.
- A working knowledge of DMX.
- Basic knowledge of electricity a plus for the purpose of wiring practicals or additional lighting elements needed for the production.
- Experience programming an ETC Element a plus but will train the right candidate.
- Experience with Lightwright 5 and Vectorworks 2015 or newer, a plus but not required.
- Must be comfortable on ladders and climbing through an intricate lighting grid.
- Must be able to lift and carry 50lbs.
- May be asked to use carpentry tools in order to complete a project.
- Working in a fast paced environment.
Pay and Time commitment
- Digital communication begins end of May
- Grid training day to be determined by Master Electrician
- Lighting Hang starts June 15th
- Strike of last show August 26th
- Full time hours during lighting hang and tech weeks. Part-time during show weeks.
- Flat fee between $2500 – $3000 based on availability and experience
- At this time, housing is not available for this position.
Please send resume to Kelly Gibson at email@example.com