The Juilliard School
New York, NY

Expires: 04/11/20


56,000-59,000 annually

The Juilliard Schools mission is to provide the highest caliber of artistic education for gifted musicians, dancers, and actors from around the world so that they may achieve their fullest potential as artists, leaders, and global citizens. Located at Lincoln Center in New York City, Juilliard offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in dance, drama (acting and playwriting), and music (classical, jazz, historical performance, and vocal arts). Currently more than 800 artists from 40 states and 38 countries and regions are enrolled at Juilliard, where they appear in over 700 annual performances in the schools five theaters; at Lincoln Centers Alice Tully and David Geffen halls and at Carnegie Hall; as well as at other venues around New York City, the country, and the world. Beyond its New York campus, Juilliard is defining new directions in global performing arts education for a range of learners and enthusiasts through The Tianjin Juilliard School and K-12 educational curricula.

Description: The Staff Lead Carpenter constructs, installs, and strikes scenic elements for Juilliard productions and perform required maintenance for scene shop and performance spaces as detailed by their supervisors.

Construct scenery using industry techniques and materials.
Build and install scenic elements from construction drawings or designer drawings as directed.
Build and install scenic elements using safe and efficient techniques.
Participate in strike of scenic elements.
Implement basic safe rigging techniques for theatrical venues.
Maintain equipment and facilities in the scene shop and Juilliard venues.
Assist with the ordering and stocking of materials for shows and shop upkeep
Accurately track project usage of inventory items.
Work at elevated heights on ladders, personnel lifts, in the grid, and on temporary structure.
Follow safety guidelines for all Juilliard facilities and equipment.
Work weekends and evenings as needed
Lead projects as directed by the Master Carpenter, ATD and TD
Lead Load-ins as needed
Lead Scenery Strikes as needed
Be on time and prepared for work when scheduled.
Ability to work independently
Meet deadlines specified by Shop Managers

Minimum Requirements:
Four years of scenery construction experience.
Be able to maintain a professional demeanor at all times.
Strong verbal communication skills.

Preferred Background:
Leadership role in a theatrical environment
Previous experience in the support of opera, drama, and dance productions.
MiG and TiG welding experience.

The Juilliard School has an ongoing commitment to the principles and practices of diversity and inclusiveness throughout the community and strongly encourages applications from candidates who would enhance the diversity of the School's administration.


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Business Address

60 Lincoln Center Plaza

New York, NY 10023

Posted: 02/11/2020 13:05:40 EST

Last Updated: 02/11/2020 16:00 EST

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