Long Wharf Theatre
New Haven, CT

Expires: 12/22/17

Job Dates

07/31/17 - 04/29/18


Contact for Details

Classifications: Seasonal, Full-Time, Non-Exempt
Reports to: Technical Director (TD)

Long Wharf Theatre (LWT), an Equal Opportunity Employer, seeks applicants for Scenic Carpenter. You will work with the Master Carpenter and other scenic carpenters to construct scenery for all LWT productions. Applicants should possess a strong theatrical carpentry background, including the ability to build from construction drawings.

Duties and Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):
Construct scenery by implementing industry standard wood and metal working techniques.
Participate in Load-ins and Strike
Execute safe rigging practices
Assist in maintenance of equipment and production facilities
Lead crews of overhire during load-ins and strikes
Perform work at height on ladders, scaffold, and aerial lifts.
Transport scenery and equipment between theatre and offsite spaces.
Maintain a high level of execution and a safe work environment

Job Qualifications:
Three years of professional experience as a scenic carpenter is desired, but all qualified applicants will be considered.
You should have excellent verbal communication skills; ability to lift 75 pounds; a valid drivers license required with a clean driving record (subject to a background check).
This job requires high standards, a strong sense of responsibility, and working nights and weekends. You should possess the ability to operate well under pressure, with a positive and dedicated problem-solving attitude. We value safe, positive, productive, and team-oriented employees.

Hourly/OT + Benefits. Dates: July 31, 2017 April 29, 2018 with possible extension. Send letter, resume, and references to: Attn: Human Resources, 222 Sargent Drive, New Haven, CT, FAX (203) 776-2287, Email: human.resources@longwharf.org. EOE.


Human Resources

Log in to see my email


Fax: (203) 776-2287

Business Address

222 Sargent Drive

New Haven, CT 06511

Posted: 07/17/2017 17:13:00 EST

Last Updated: 12/07/2016 20:01 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=42243

Figure 53 (the makers of QLab, Go Button, and other fine products), is the exclusive sponsor of OffStageJobs.com!