• Carpenter Artisan

    Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park
    Job Description
    Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park is an equal opportunity employer and encourages inquiries about this position from a broad spectrum of candidates reflecting the diversity of the community we serve.

    Job Title:      
        Carpenter Artisan

    This position is assigned to the Scene Shop and is primarily responsible for building scenery, load-in and strike of shows.  Other duties may be assigned as needed.
    • Self-motivated team player that handles pressure well while working in a deadline oriented industry and embracing a safety orientated work environment.
    • Able to self-critique and correct their work while maintaining sensitivity to the overall artistic vision is paramount.
    • A BFA in Technical Production or equivalent experience, with 3 years additional professional experience.
    • A documented ability to produce high quality finished scenery from theatrical construction prints using a variety of materials including wood, steel, aluminum, foam, plastics, and fabric.
    • Proficient in steel MIG welding. 
    • Experience with CNC and vacuform machinery, and construction techniques.
    • Experience with stage rigging, both counterweight and chain motor.
    • Familiarity with installation, operation and maintenance of stage and scenery equipment such as winches, pneumatics and hydraulic actuators, and motion control systems.
    • Familiarity with basic electrical principals and safety, including basic troubleshooting and reading of schematics.
    • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
    Physical Demands:
    • Able to lift 50 lbs.
    • Able to climb and perform work on ladders.
    This is a full-time, seasonal position and is represented by IATSE Local 5. Current IATSE membership is not a prerequisite.  Benefits include health insurance and paid vacation.  Position begins immediately.

    To Apply:
    Submit your cover letter and resume to: 
    Phil Rundle, Production Manager

    No phone calls, please.
    Deadline to apply:  December 21, 2018
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