Meadow Brook Theatre
Rochester, MI

Expires: 09/13/18

Job Dates

August 27, 2018 to June 9th, 2019


$547.53 per week

Meadow Brook Theatre located on the Campus of Oakland University, in Rochester, Michigan is searching for a Scenic Carpenter. MBT will be in its 53rd season, we fully produces 6 shows a season, remounts A Christmas Carol and hosts a Childrens series. This position is covered under an IATSE contract (applicant does not need to hold an IATSE card). For more information, please visit: www.mbtheatre.com. The carpenter can also could be pulled to run a show or help with other departments as needed.

-2 yrs. professional experience minimum
-Ability to read technical drawings
-Knowledge and ability to follow shop safety procedures
-Proficient with hand and power tools
-Strong knowledge of scenery construction.
-Able to lift at least 80lbs
-Able to work at heights of 25
-Basic Welding
-Basic rigging
-Clean driving record
-Can drive a 26ft truck
- Strong verbal and written communication skills.
-Multitasking skills
-Highly motivated and willing to learn.
-Good attitude and work ethic.
-Sense of humor
-Ability to take instruction and feedback from supervisors.

Preferred Skills
-Basic scenic painting
-AutoCAD experience
-Lighting skills

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
-Construction, load-in and strike all scenic elements.
-Maintain a safe work environment, following all safety procedures and guidelines as outlined by the Technical Director and Shop Foreman
-Picking up materials/transporting scenic elements.
-Theatre maintenance
-Could run shows

Please send your cover letter, resume, 3 recommendations and any examples of your previous work to: Sarah Warren/Production Manager: sarahlinwarren@gmail.com

Union Info: See description
Salary: $547.53 per week


Sarah Warren

Production Manager



(248) 370-4588

Fax: (248) 370-4933

Business Address

207 Wilson Hall

Rochester, MI 48309

Posted: 03/13/2018 16:53:00 EST

Last Updated: 03/16/2018 10:46 EST

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