Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity is seeking Theatre Practitioners for Sound, Staging, and Lighting.
These are termed positions from early May to late August 2019 with varying start and end dates available.
Performing Arts at Banff Centre is looking for experienced Sound, Staging, and Lighting Technicians to join their high-functioning team as additional support during the Banff Summer Arts Festival.
Qualification and Educational Requirements
We are considering applicants with varying levels of experience gained while working in a professional music, theatre, opera, or dance venue:
Level 1 Technicians possess at least 2000 hours’ experience as a working technician.
Level 2 Technicians possess at least 3 years’ experience as a working technician.
Level 3 Technicians possess at least 5 years’ experience as a working technician.
Employment Terms & Benefits
In accordance with CUPE 4318, these are unionized, termed, hourly support staff positions, subject to a 500-hour probation period.
Theatre Practitioners will work up to 40 hours per week on a rotating schedule. Scheduling is based on business needs.
Rates of pay:
Level 1: Up to $18.26 per hour, depending on qualifications
Level 2: Up to $20.38 per hour, depending on qualifications
Level 3: Up to $24.50 per hour, depending on qualifications
Banff Centre offers on-the-job training, a supportive work environment, a staff cafeteria, subsidized fitness club memberships, staff events, and free or reduced admission to many Banff Centre performances and events.
Subsidized local housing is available during the contract period.
We are accepting applications until suitable candidates have been identified. Please include a cover letter demonstrating how your experience translates to this position and your dates of availability.
Submit your resume and cover letter online via Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity careers website at www.banffcentre.ca/careers.
For new applicants, click ‘Apply’ and complete the application for employment. Please upload your cover letter and resume in either .doc or .pdf format.
For previous applicants, log into your profile using your email address and password, then upload your cover letter and resume in either .doc or .pdf format.