Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity Theatre Practitioner

Level 3
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
Banff, AB
$31.51 an hour - Full-time
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
Banff, AB
$31.51 an hour

Job details

$31.51 an hour
Job type
Shift and schedule
Weekends as needed
Rotating shift

Banff, AB

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Housing allowance

Full job description
Theatre Practitioner - Level 3 (Omni Tech)
This is a term position from May 21 - September 2, 2024.

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity aims to inspire everyone who attends our campus – artists, leaders, and thinkers – to unleash their creative potential.

We recognize, with deep respect and gratitude, our home on the side of Sacred Buffalo Guardian Mountain. In the spirit of respect and truth, we honour and acknowledge the Banff area, known as “Minihrpa” (translated in Stoney Nakoda as “the waterfalls”) and the Treaty 7 territory and oral practices of the Îyârhe Nakoda (Stoney Nakoda) – comprised of the Bearspaw, Chiniki, and Goodstoney Nations – as well as the Tsuut’ina First Nation and the Blackfoot Confederacy comprised of the Siksika, Piikani, and Kainai. We acknowledge that this territory is home to the Shuswap Nations, Ktunaxa Nations, and Metis Nation of Alberta, Rockyview District 4. We acknowledge all Nations who live, work, and play here, help us steward this land, and honour and celebrate this place.

The Opportunity
Banff Centre is looking for a Theatre Practitioner Level 3 - Omni Tech who can work collaboratively to provide operational support and ensure the theatre stage is in order for live performances and events for our summer 2024 season. We are looking for someone who has experience in the field of music - live performances and events.

Specific Accountabilities
Assist with load in/load out of performance equipment
Assist with on-stage set up of performance equipment, including risers and musical equipment
Attend all rehearsals/sound checks for performances
Assist with all stage changes during the performances
Selecting the appropriate tools for a task and operating them in a safe manner
Overall experience working with lighting, projection, and/or sound
Qualification and Educational Requirements
Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a working practitioner in their discipline within a Theatre or Performing Arts production environment
Has completed a formal theatre education
Must be proficient in the use of computers and multi-media and able to operate specialized equipment
Must have a working knowledge of the theories and practices that support this discipline
Strong interpersonal skills, and ability to stay calm under pressure
Able to work with tight, changing timelines in a fast paced environment
Knowledgeable of related industry trends including the application of up to date techniques, and use of special materials and current health and safety standards
Able to apply of professional theatre techniques and methods to provide the quality, efficiency and support level required by Performing Arts
Special Requirements
Due to the nature of the job, this position requires the candidate to be available to work a flexible, irregular schedule and weekends.
Employment Terms & Benefits
In accordance with CUPE 4318, this is a unionized, hourly support staff position, subject to a 500-hour probationary period.
This position pays $31.51 per hour working up to 40 hours per week on a rotating schedule.
This is a term position, from May 21 - September 2, 2024
Benefits of working at Banff Centre are:
Transitional staff housing (based on availability)
Professional development
Staff cafeteria and restaurant discounts (Vistas, Maclab Bistro)
Onsite fitness facility (Fitness centre, climbing wall and pool.)
Application Process
We are accepting applications for the Theatre Practitioner Level 3 - Omni Tech position until candidates have been found.
Candidates offered a position with Banff Centre, in this capacity, will be required to obtain a criminal record check verifying a clear record prior to an extension of a final employment offer.
Visa Requirements: Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada. Banff Centre is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization.

Commitment to Diversity

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity is committed to creating an equitable, diverse, and inclusive campus for students, faculty, staff and visitors. Guided by our values, Banff Centre is rooted in Alberta with provincial, national and global impact. Our strength arises from inclusion; the diversity of people, ideas, perspectives, and cultural backgrounds in our work and team. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression to apply.

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