American Heritage School (Center for the Arts)
Plantation, FL

Expires: 08/26/18

Job Dates

Yearly renewable contract


Competitive hourly rate

Organization Summary:

American Heritage School is a top ranked private school located in South Florida. The Theatre Department produces 10 productions each academic year. The Fine Arts building includes a Broadway-style Proscenium theatre, a spacious Black Box theatre, and a classroom-style Studio Theatre supported by a fully equipped Scene Shop. American Heritage School offers a full range of Technical Theatre courses.

Position Objective:

The Master Carpenter works with the Technical Director to produce scenery for all theatrical productions and manages the functional and organizational elements of the Scene Shop.

Key Responsibilities:

Build and install the majority of scenic elements for each theatrical production.
Work with the TD to manage build schedules.
Assist in interpretation of designer drawings and production of functional build drawings for the scene shop, as needed.
Manage working elements of the scene shop including, but not limited to, tool maintenance, consumables inventory, and general organization of work and storage spaces.
Maintain running inventories of stock scenic elements.
Additional responsibilities as may become necessary.

Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Strong understanding of standard scenic construction and rigging
Skilled in construction drawing (VectorWorks preferred)
Solid knowledge of standard theatre terms and operations
Strong oral communication and listening skills
Ability to multi-task and maintain flexibility
Experience working with children (preferred)
The ability to lift, push, and/or pull between 50 - 100 lbs.

Pay Scale:
Competitive Hourly Rate
Health Benefits
Aflac options offered
401K options offered


Johnpaul Moccia

Chairman of Fine Arts



(954) 472-0022

Fax: (954) 472-9818

Business Address

12200 W. Broward Blvd.

Plantation, FL 33312

Posted: 02/26/2018 14:48:24 EST

Last Updated: 02/26/2018 18:00 EST

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