POOL - Student Technical Crew - 19882BR

POOL - Student Technical Crew

Department: 
Lied Center
Location/Division: 
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Job Description

Applicants who are hired must bring a valid Social Security Card, Driver's License or Passport on the first night of orientation and plan to attend three nights of mandatory orientation and training, 9/7, 9/8 & 9/12, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm each night.*****

****Please make arrangements now to locate your i9 documents and bring it to Orientation Monday, 9/7 for onboarding.***

Positions available on the Student Technical Crew for the Lied Center, which is a presenting venue on West Campus. The Lied Center is host to professional music, dance and theatrical tours, University ensembles and organizations, and Community events. Members of the Student Technical Crew are responsible for assisting with the set-up, running and tear-down of Lied Center events. Students will be asked to hang and focus lights, change lamps, repair cables, run lighting consoles, move curtains, load and unload counterweight arbors, set-up and strike acoustical shell and large music ensembles, set up and run audio systems, set up and run cameras, run video projections, lay dance floor, sweep, mop, launder & press costumes, clean up production areas as needed and help repair, maintain all equipment and otherwise support the technical aspects of the facility with the supervision of full-time technical staff. Training provided.
  • Students will work as part of a team (50+ crew) and be expected to meet deadlines.
  • Must be able to adhere to an online-based scheduling system.
  • Must be able to follow directions diligently.
  • Must be able to communicate in a clear, timely and consistent manner using email correspondence.
  • Must have a flexible schedule and work well with others.

Required Qualifications

  • Current KU Student enrolled in at least 6 credit hours.
  • 2 two-hour blocks of time available during weekdays, not including noon - 1pm.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in concert, theatre, or video production
  • Working knowledge of stagecraft with relevant background (ex: fly crew, sound, electrician, carpenter, prop handler, costumes, camera operator, etc.)
  • 2 three-hour blocks of time available during weekdays, not including noon - 1pm.

Additional Candidate Instructions

Please attach a cover letter and resume that address the qualifications including any experience in technical theatre. Include contact information for at least 3 references. Applicants must apply online to be considered and complete the online availability schedule.

Applicants who are hired must bring a valid Social Security Card, Driver's License or Passport on the first night of orientation and plan to attend three nights of mandatory orientation and training, 9/7, 9/8 & 9/12, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm each night.*****

****Please make arrangements now to locate your i9 documents and bring it to Orientation Monday, 9/7 for onboarding.***


Contact Information to Applicants

Hillary McPherson
Assistant Technical Director
785-864-7033
hillmcp@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

9.25

Work Schedule

Schedule to be determined by Supervisor.

Anticipated Start Date

07-Sep-2021

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
19882BR
Department:
Lied Center
Primary Campus:
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student