Adirondack Theatre Festival
Glens Falls, NY 12801
Description: Adirondack Theatre Festival, a professional, Equity, theatre company committed to new and contemporary works, is seeking a Carpenter for the 2019 summer season. The Carpenter’s responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting the Master Carpenter in the construction and implementation of scenic designs, preparing theatrical spaces, and assisting with strike and load-in. The Carpenter shall be under the supervision of the Technical Director & Master Carpenter.
The Master Carpenter is part of a thirteen-person staff joined by thirteen interns. Work is done at the 294-seat Charles R. Wood Theater in Glens Falls, NY located in the Southern Adirondack/Lake George region of upstate New York.
Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have experience as a Carpenter for a professional theatre company and possess superior ability to construct, load-in, troubleshoot, and strike scenic elements. The preferred candidate will have professional carpentry experience along with excellent organizational, communication, time management, and interpersonal skills. The ability to work collaboratively with diverse interns, staff, guest designers, and community members is also required.
Position is full-time from May 27 – August 14, 2019 with a salary of $400/wk (possibility of May 20 start date, if available). Housing provided with a private room. Valid driver’s license required. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Submit cover letter, resume and professional references to Chad Rabinovitz at email@example.com.
May 20, 2019 - August 14, 2019