Florida Repertory Theatre
Ft. Myers, FL

Expires: 08/19/19

Job Dates

Sept. '19 - May '20


Company Housing plus $175 Living Stipend per week

Florida Repertory Theatre is seeking 2 Electrics / Sound Interns to join the production team for our 22nd season. The upcoming season will include 5 Main stage productions, 3 Educational Tours and 4 productions in our studio theatre. Shows are performed on two stages in the historic Arcade Theatre building, one of the oldest buildings in Fort Myers.

The Electrics / Sound Intern will report to the Master Electrician and works with other technical departments as necessary. The ideal candidate will have prior experience with ETC Eos Family Consoles, ETC LED Gear, and have base familiarity with QLab. However, a can do attitude and strong work ethic will supersede other experience. Working at heights of 25' and the ability to lift 50 lbs repeatedly are also expected.

Primary Responsibilities:
1) Will aid the Master Electrician and Sound Designer in the execution of designs.
2) Assist with the installation, hang, focus, maintenance, and strike of lighting and sound equipment for all productions.
3) Work as a Light and/or Sound Board Operator for any production that you are assigned.
4) Participate in load-in and strike for all shows.
5) Help to maintain, organize, and repair lighting and sound equipment.
6) Assist other departments as necessary to execute the technical elements of shows.
7) Actively seek out exposure to the techniques and decisions made by Department Heads to achieve production goals.
8) Help to maintain clean and organized work spaces.
9) Help to establish and maintain good relationships with local shops and vendors
10) Complete assignments, projects, and paperwork in a timely manner.
11) Maintain a professional demeanor in appearance, communication, and attitude.
12) Perform other related duties and assignments as necessary.

Contract runs from as soon as possible thru May 20, 2019. Compensation includes a paid weekly stipend of $175 and company provided housing. Interested candidates should submit resume, cover letter and references to Eli Carnahan, Master Electrician.

Florida Rep will be attending the 2019 SETC Job Fair. Come by and ask for Tim Billman, Production Manager.


Eli Carnahan

Master Electrician



(864) 380-0422

Business Address

2267 First St. Suite 7

Ft. Myers, FL 33901

Posted: 02/19/2019 11:49:27 EST

Last Updated: 02/19/2019 14:40 EST

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