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The Gateway
Bellport, NY
Production House | Concert / Event

Expires: 02/29/20

Job Dates

4/6/20 - 1/7/21

Pay

$350-$450/wk BOE, Plus Housing per week

Staff Electrician

Job Dates
4/6/20 - 1/7/21

Pay
$350-$400/wk. Plus housing per week

The Gateway Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County is seeking a STAFF ELECTRICIAN for its 2020 season. The Gateway Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County is a professional non-profit theater located roughly 55 miles east of New York City on Long Island in Bellport, NY. We work in two main theaters, the Gateway Playhouse, our 500-seat home theater, and the Patchogue Theater for the Performing Arts, the 1200 seat road house, where we present at least two shows in each season. Salary is negotiable, and on-site housing is provided. Gateway will also assist with transportation to and from its location in New York. Please submit a cover letter, and resume w/ references (3 preferred) as well as any examples of previous work

We no longer operate on a true summer-stock schedule

The season consists of:
Summer:
EVITA
NEXT TO NORMAL
MATILDA
A GENTLEMANS GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER
NEWSIES
2 Large Scale Childrens Theater productions:
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR
MOANA JR
Fall:
Haunted House in October
November Show TBD
Winter:
Holiday Musical
NYE show

The Electrical department is looking for well-rounded stage hands and technicians with experience in multiple positions to be hired as a Staff Electrician for The Gateway.

Staff Electrician Job Responsibilities/Qualifications include:
- Knowledge of Theatrical lighting fixtures.
- Ability to read plots and paperwork.
- Loading in and changing over lighting and electrical elements for each production.
- Constructing lighting practicals on an as needed basis.
- Being a part of the run crew as needed for each production, spot/deck electrician/board op.
- Loading, unloading, electrics trailers.
- Keeping the Electrics shop and work areas clean and safe.
- Ability to safely lift 60+ pounds.
- Experience with rigging and fly systems preferred (hemp and counter-weight).
- Must have good communication skills and be a team player
- Managerial or mentoring experience is a plus.
- Capacity to solve problems
- Good communication skills
- Maturity and understanding of the artistic process
- Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others
- Ability to prioritize, multi-task and work quickly and accurately with attention to detail
- Drivers license a plus




Contact

Brian Loesch

Production Manager

hr(at)thegateway(dot)org

http://www.pacsc.org

(631) 286-0555

Business Address

215 S Country Rd.

Bellport, NY 11713

Posted: 02/14/2020 17:37:34 EST

Last Updated: 02/14/2020 20:00 EST

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