Overhire Electrics Technician – Hourly

SUMMARY

The Center for Puppetry Arts is accepting resumes from theatre technicians with skills in electrics, sound, and video for part time opportunities on an as-needed basis.


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist in the changeover of shows, which includes installing the lighting, audio, and video needs for Center and guest artist productions
  • Hang, circuit, and focus lighting plots
  • Prepare sound systems for rehearsals and performances
  • Hang and focus of video projection equipment
  • Prep upcoming shows (building practicals, pulling gear, cutting gel, etc.)
  • Help to maintain and organize the Electrics shop, keeping it in a state of readiness for upcoming events
  • Repair and maintain equipment
  • Fulfill the electric needs for other Center activities (events, tours, etc.)

Depending on need, technicians may also assist in the following ways:

  • Event Technician, which could include sound, lighting, or video operation
  • Console programmer
  • Q-lab programmer

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Three years of formal theatre education or professional experience
  • Skills in lighting and sound system operations
  • Skills in electrical, audio, and video wiring
  • Skills in trouble shooting and problem solving
  • Motivated and responsible
  • Team-oriented attitude
  • Comfortable working on ladders (all spaces have dead-hung grids)
  • Ability to lift and carry a minimum of 50 pounds regularly
  • Knowledge of ETC Lighting equipment and Q-lab

HOW TO APPLY

Please send resume, tech portfolio if applicable to:  hr@puppet.org

Or mail to:
Center for Puppetry Arts
Attn:  HR
1404 Spring St. N.W.
Atlanta, GA  30309-2820

Please note any attachment over 10 MB may need to be sent in separate emails. 

No phone calls please.  If you have questions, please email hr@puppet.org.