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Application Deadline: August 10, 2016
Start Date: August 29, 2016

Job Description:

  • 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
  • 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
  • Setting up Qlab for show use.
  • Will be the primary driver of a 26' straight truck and will drive other production vehicles - cube, vans, etc.

Qualifications/Required Skills:

  • 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 (4 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.

Additional Info:
Position is full time from August 29, 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.

Employee Profile:
Canada’s Ballet Jörgen builds communities across Canada through the shared experience of professional ballet. Reaching every province, 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 .

Contact info:
Please send all resumes/CV’s to:
Cindy Smith

Posted by: Canada's Ballet Jorgen

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