April 16, 2012
The University of Lethbridge Department of Theatre & Dramatic Arts requires the services of a qualified Fine Arts Technician III (Properties Master). This is a full time, sessional position, (approximately mid August to mid May).
Reporting to the Technical Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for building properties, furniture and set dressing for stage productions in the Department of Theatre & Dramatic Arts. The Department mounts four main stage productions and the incumbent may be required to assist in other small production activities for the Faculty of Fine Arts. The incumbent will also be required to work closely with students in a supervisory role for production classes. Other duties as assigned.
HIRING SALARY RANGE: $4,153.00 - $4,703.00 per month.
The successful candidate must have a two-year College diploma and at least 2 years prior related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience, and the ability to perform manual duties including strenuous physical exertion. Excellent carpentry skills, advanced skills in reading construction drawings, and experience with a variety of materials required to construct properties are required. The ability to follow instructions, work toward deadlines and operate a safe and efficient shop is essential. Experience in an academic theatre environment would be an asset. The successful candidate must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, other employees, and students, and must be able to work both independently and as part of a team.
CLOSING DATE: May 1, 2012.
Please submit resume and references quoting competition #IN01320 to:
University of Lethbridge
LETHBIDGE AB T1K 3M4
Resumes received without quoting the competition number will not be accepted.
The position is open to all qualified applicants, although preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. The University is an inclusive and equitable campus encouraging applications from qualified women and men including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and Aboriginal persons.
Thank you to all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.