Blue Man Group
New York, NY 10003
Blue Man Group
At the Astor Place Theatre
Seeks a Part Time Carpenter
Location: Astor Place Theatre, New York
Title: Show Carpenter (Sub)
Type: Part Time
Astor Show Productions is seeking a part time Carpenter for the New York Production of Blue Man Group. Responsibilities include: performing preset duties, executing show cues as well as turnover & post show duties in a safe and professional manner, emergency repairs of scenery and props, assisting deck crew during changeover on multiple show days, work and maintenance calls for projects as needed. Show carpenter will directly relate to and work with the stage run crew.
Candidate should have a thorough understanding of stage mechanics as well as strong carpentry and rigging skills. Theatrical Automations experience is desirable. Candidate must be self-motivated, innovative and enjoy working in a fast-paced and creative environment. 3+ years theatrical carpentry/props experience required. Must be able to climb ladders and lift 50 pounds.
This is a part time, hourly position, and candidates must have regular weekend availability. Position will be scheduled primarily on Saturday and Sunday with some weekday shifts as needed (primarily evenings). Part Time crew members must be flexible and available for shows during nights, weekends, the holiday and spring break seasons, and there is a Holiday Moratorium (Thanksgiving through New Year’s) as well as a Spring Break Moratorium (first week in April). There will also be occasional need for weekday maintenance calls as needed. All employees are encouraged to attend full company meetings.
We are committed to building a creative and dynamic workplace that celebrates individual differences and diversity and treats everyone with fairness and respect. BMG does not discriminate in practices or employment opportunities on the basis of an individual’s race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local regulations.
Please send your cover letter and resume ASAP to:
Astor Place Theater
Attn: David Spangler
434 Lafayette St.
New York, NY, 10003
OR Email to: Astorjobs@blueman.com
No Phone Calls Please