a Company of Fools is currently seeking a paid Junior Technician to join the Torchlight Shakespeare team during the run of Romeo and Juliet.

Contract Date: June 24 – August 17th, 2019 (8WKS)

Pay Rate: 15.50/hr 35 hours/WK

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Junior Technician assists with any and all elements of the stage production, including (but not limited to) set, props, costumes, set-up/tear-down and logistics.  During the tour, the technician will assist the Production Team and Stage Management Team with stage set up and tear down as well as stage maintenance if required.  The technician may also be required to work at Front of House, as directed by the PM.

Successful candidates must be available for the entire run, be physically capable of repeated heavy lifting, maintain a professional, positive attitude at all times and be able to work in a variety of weather conditions (i.e. rain, shine, heat, humidity, cold).

The ideal candidate would be/have:

  • Well organized and detail oriented
  • Clear communication skills
  • Solution oriented
  • A positive, professional, respectful attitude
  • Reliability and punctuality
  • Sense of humour and appreciation of music

Considered Assets (not required):

  • Familiarity with a Company of Fools and/or pursuit of theatre-related studies
  • G Class Ontario Driver’s License / access to a vehicle
  • Valid Standard First Aid with CPR-C
  • Experience with carpentry, or set maintenance

For more information about a Company of Fools or Torchlight Shakespeare, please visit www.fools.ca

To apply, email a cover letter and CV to Mr. Franco Pang at pm@fools.ca no later than 5pm on May 10th, 2019 with the subject line “Junior Technician”

** Please title your documents using your first initial and last name, following this example: ‘F. Pang – Cover Letter – Junior Technician’ and ‘F. Pang – CV – Junior Technician’

Thank you for your submission.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

a Company of Fools encourage submissions from diverse artists of all backgrounds regardless of race, colour, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.