Deadline: Monday, June 3, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
Tarragon Theatre is seeking a Production Assistant for eight weeks in the summer for a returning student.
Reporting to the Production Manager, the Production Assistant will provide support in all areas of the production department – props, wardrobe and sets – as required during the summer months.
Duties of the Production Assistant include but are not limited to:
• Light office work such as note-taking during design or production meetings, creating and updating paperwork, photocopying, signage
• Support for Heads of Wardrobe and Props with small tasks/builds such as collecting, cleaning and organizing costumes and props, labeling, laundry and ironing
• Organization and clean-up of equipment, props, furniture and storage areas at the theatre
• Paint touch ups to performance spaces, sets and rehearsal spaces.
• Assisting with summer renovations of dressing room facilities as required.
• Running errands like shopping for supplies and equipment, pickups and dropoffs of rental equipment, deliveries
• Must be a returning student in September 2020
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills with a commitment to collaboration
• A valid Ontario driver’s license
Standard hours are 9am – 5pm. As with most positions in the theatre, there is some work required evenings and weekends.
Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume with references in a single pdf by email to Production Manager, Tarragon Theatre, pm@tarragontheatre. 30 Bridgman Avenue, Toronto, ON M5R 1X3. Please make the subject line PRODUCTION ASSISTANT. The application deadline is Monday, June 3, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
Tarragon Theatre values diversity in its workforce and invites applications from all qualified candidates. If you need accommodation at any stage of the application process, please do not hesitate to make a request.
We thank all applicants for their interest in Tarragon Theatre, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
This position is generously supported by the ESDC Canada Summer Jobs Program.
Posted by: Tarragon Theatre
For more information: http://www.tarragontheatre.com/