Nazareth Colllege of Rochester
Rochester, NY

Expires: 03/14/22

Job Dates

09/14/21 - 12/10/21


20.00 an Hour

The Scene Shop Foreman is responsible for the smooth and efficient operation of the Scene Shop during the specified time from Monday to Friday 1:00pm-6:00pm. The Shop Foreman will be responsible for the assisting the instruction of students in a lab setting for Theatre Department and Dance productions. The Shop Foreman will also collaborate with Technical Director and/or designers to ensure productions are built to specifications. Additionally, they will prepare work areas, maintain shop inventory and assist in assigning duties to student workers and lab students. They will check and approve work, and ensure that the shop is maintained in a safe and clean manner.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to read production draftings such as floor plans, sections and working drawings;
Understanding of language and terms specific to scenic construction, rigging and the art of theatre are essential.;
Ability to operate all kinds of construction tools and equipment specific to theatrical construction. Knowledge of welding and scene painting is desired but not a requirement.
Ability to understand/execute construction techniques;
Good knowledge of set design;
Knowledge of counter-weight systems and basic rigging;
Ability to wear protective gear and tolerate noise, dust, and fumes from paints and dyes;
Ability to work from heights (such as ladders and/or grids).

Required Education, Licensure and Experience:
Bachelors degree or higher; or high school diploma or equivalent with experience and/or training that equates to the degree requirement;
Experience in a supervisory position.


Alexandra Anthony

Technical Director


(804) 614-6240

Business Address

4245 East Ave

Rochester, NY 14618

Posted: 09/14/2021 16:24:15 EST

Last Updated: 09/14/2021 19:00 EST

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