Career Opportunities Sioux Falls, SD, USA
Jan 10, 2019Seasonal
Fun Opportunity for Stagehands to join our call list pool! Stagehands (Seasonal/Call List) Assist in the preparation of performance and support spaces for incoming events. Provide labor support for events from load-in through load-out, and restoration of the spaces to their pre-event state. Truck loading and unloading for events/productions. Starting at $14/hour, seasonal hours for days, evenings and weekends for events and shows. Stagehands are hired seasonally throughout the year and as needed to grow our call-list pool for shows and productions when the need arises; we may not be hiring when you apply but your application will be reviewed when we are hiring for the call list/pool. *We keep this application open as our needs will vary throughout the year so you may not hear from us unless we are hiring to add more to our pool of Stagehands on our call list. ** What you will do! A. Space Preparation 1. Assist in the preparation and set-up of any required stage equipment and fixtures. 2. Assist in the preparation and rigging of any required soft goods, and flown equipment. 3. Assist in the hanging and focus of lighting equipment. 4. Assist in the configuration, and set-up of sound equipment. 5. Assist in the preparation of any required support spaces. B. Event Support 1. Assist in the load-in of equipment, and scenery. 2. Assist in the rigging and setup of equipment, and scenery. 3. Assist in the execution of lighting requirements. 4. Assist in the execution of sound requirements. 5. Supply running crew support to include, but not limited to: shift crew; fly line operator; lighting operator; sound operator; follow spot operator; wardrobe; stage management; property crew; special effects crew. 6. Assist in the strike and tear-down of equipment and scenery. 7. Assist in the load-out of equipment and scenery. C. Restoration 1. Assist in restoring performance, and support spaces to their pre-event configurations. 2. When appropriate, assist in restoring lights to their standard configuration. 3. Report any equipment problem, or failures to the assigned department head. D. Other 1. Maintain and repair lighting and audio equipment. 2. Perform other related duties as assigned by the Production Manager. 3. Represent Washington Pavilion Management, Inc. in a positive, professional manner. What you will need! 1. Knowledge of technical theatre practices, and techniques desirable. 2. Willingness to learn techniques and procedures is essential. 3. Ability to work long hours when needed. 4. Must have and maintain a positive attitude, tolerance of diversity, and respect for coworkers, and artists (professional or amateur). What we offer you! A fun, engaging culture with excellent compensation starting at $14/hour along with some benefits/perks for seasonal/PT staff: free membership to Washington Pavilion + perks such as tickets/discounts, and a discount at Leonardo's Café on-site, Washington Pavilion apparel, and much more! If this is a great fit for you to work in an amazing place filled with creative energy and excitement and you have an interest in joining a call list for Stagehands, apply with us!