Site Coordinator

POSITION: SITE CO-ORDINATOR

START DATE: June 6th, 2022 DURATION: 12 weeks

WAGE: $17.00/hour x 35 hours/week LOCATION: Prescott, ON

 

POSITION OVERVIEW:

The Site Coordinator assists the Artistic Director, Production Manager & Stage Manager in ensuring the smooth operation of the production side of the Festival.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Working with the Artistic Director, Production Manager, General Manager, and volunteers, the primary responsibilities of the Site Co-ordinator include:

  • Provides labour as required for the setup and tear down of mainstage productions on a daily basis

  • Assist Artistic Director and Production Manager as needed

  • Supervise volunteers assisting with construction, painting and prop building

  • Responsible for executing Stage Management assigned tasks during performances as well as stage

  • turnarounds between performances

  • Work directly in the building and maintenance of set pieces, costumes and props

  • Assist in Front of House duties, as needed including setup and takedown

  • Assist assistant stage manager with costume care

  • other production duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS necessary for the successful performance of the position include:

  • between the ages of 18 and 30 (Canada Summer Jobs Program)

  • some skills in theatre production practice an asset

  • demonstrated interest in the performing arts

  • interpersonal and collaborative skills

  • self‐direction and ability to take initiative in a dynamic work environment

  • ability to prioritize work, problem solve and manage numerous tasks simultaneously

  • comfortable working outdoors, available to work evenings and weekends

TO APPLY: Send your resume with a letter of interest by May 31st - 5 pm:

By Mail or in-person: General Manager Ingrid Bjornson

Email: gm@stlawrenceshakespeare.ca

PO Box 119 206 King Street West
Prescott, ON K0E 1T0

We appreciate all applications but only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.