Northern Stage
White River Junction, VT

Expires: 09/13/18

Job Dates

05/21/18 - 04/14/19


$150 + pet Friendly Housing biweekly

Carpentry Intern
Northern Stage in White River Junction, VT seeks a carpentry intern for its 2018-2019 season. Northern Stage is a LORT D 240 seat regional theater in VT, producing 6 mainstage shows, 4 educational productions, and 4-6 other events year-round, with the mainstage season falling between the months of August and May.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Work with the TD and ATD and other shop staff to build, load in, and strike each show.
Provide support for events outside the mainstage and education seasons.
Act as part of a run crew as needed.
Keep scene shop and work areas clean and safe.
Finish work (moulding and some painting).

BA or BFA in tech theater a plus.
Knowledge of theatrical building techniques.
Ability to read construction drawings and build plans.
Proficiency in hand and power tools required.
Rigging experience a plus.
Welding and steel fabrication a plus.
Capacity to solve problems.
Good communication skills Must be a team player.
Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others.
Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and work quickly and accurately with attention to detail.
Valid drivers license and ability to drive a box truck required.
Comfortable working at heights in excess of 20 feet in a lift and on an expansion grid.
Ability to safely lift a full sheet of +frac34; plywood by yourself.

The ideal candidate is a self-motivating individual who prioritizes and executes required duties. This position helps other production departments as needed,and promotes a safe and healthy work environment. Some nights and weekends required. Standard work days are Monday Friday, 8:00am-4:45pm. Salary for this position is $150/week, plus pet-friendly housing valued at $200/week within walking distance of the theater (all utilities/internet included). Contract Dates: 5/21/18-4/14/19, with a possible contract extension through 5/20/19.

To apply, send cover letter, resume, and three professional references in PDF format to Matthew Mills, Associate Production Manager, at mmills@northernstage.org and include the words Carpenter intern search in the subject. To learn more about Northern Stage, please visit our website: www.northernstage.org. No Phone calls please.


Matt Mills

Director of Production Operations



(802) 291-9009

Business Address

76 Gates Street

PO Box 4287

White River Junction, VT 05001

Posted: 03/13/2018 08:01:04 EST

Last Updated: 03/13/2018 11:00 EST

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