Denver Center of the Performing Arts
The Wig Assistant is a part of a core union team that is responsible assisting in the implementation, and for the care and maintenance of finished/stylized wigs, hair pieces and makeup designs as used in Denver Center Theatre Company, Education, and Off-Center productions. The Wig Assistant provides hands on assistance with wigs and costumes to actors in their dressing rooms and/or backstage while contributing to the effective and efficient running of all productions and events to the highest standard.
Duties and responsibilities
No direct reports
This position requires some lifting, working under tight timelines, problem solving, and flexible schedule, including nights, weekends, student matinees and some holidays. Must be available to attend all dress rehearsals and performance dates.
While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands, handling and working with tools. The employee is occasionally required to work with industry chemicals; stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
No direct reports
The benefit package is managed by the IATSE Union which includes medical benefits and time off.
PLEASE NOTE: The Denver Center for the Performing Arts has implemented a COVID-19 requirement, all employees must be vaccinated and present proof of their vaccination.
$25.00 – $25.00 per hour