Theatre Scene Shop/Technical Assistant - POOL - 19891BR

Theatre Scene Shop/Technical Assistant - POOL

Department: 
Theatre and Dance
Location/Division: 
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Position Overview

Hands-on work creating the scenic elements involved in the University Theatre Season.

Job Description

Involves use of power tools, painting, and working with fabrics. Maintenance and inventory of equipment and spaces utilized in the production of the various show elements. POSITIONS DO NOT INVOLVE ANY OFFICE, LANGUAGE, OR COMPUTER SKILLS.

Required Qualifications

  1. Proven experience in the use of power tools and construction. Knowledge in the technical area you are applying for is MANDATORY. Please do not apply unless you have expertise in the area. Please submit a list of skills/experience.
  2. Attention to detail and self-motivation required. Ability to work individually, as well as with others, as needed.
  3. During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments).

Preferred Qualifications

  1. 2 hour class in scenic production (THR 216) OR experience in technical theatre
  2. Work study eligibility

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application will include a cover letter and a resume or CV. Apply online and submit a letter describing your qualifications for this position as well as a list of relevant skills. Only complete applications will be considered.

THIS IS A POOL POSTING. REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS WILL BE ONGOING AND HIRES WILL BE MADE AS NEEDED THROUGHOUT THE POSTING PERIOD.

Contact Information to Applicants

David Wanner, dwanner@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

10.00

Work Schedule

Various hours depending on the production schedule. Includes some evenings and weekends.

Anticipated Start Date

30-Aug-2021

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
19891BR
Department:
Theatre and Dance
Primary Campus:
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student