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Production Technician II

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Position Information

Position Title Production Technician II
Advertised Title
Location Troy, NY Campus
Search Number T14-00002
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Portfolio Experimental Media & Performing Arts Center
Business Unit EMPAC
Job Summary

Visit http://rpijobs.rpi.edu/postings/1939 to apply! Provides occasional technical support as needed for EMPAC activities. Specific titles include:

Stage Electrician – Responsibilities include helping to hang, focus and strike high end lighting instruments for shows and rental events.

  • Qualifications
  • Two-three (2-3) years of professional theatrical lighting experience. Light board knowledge a plus.

    Stage Carpenter – Responsibilities include assisting to construct, coordinate and adapt scenery and scenic elements for production and events, load in/out and assist with strikes and rentals.

  • Qualifications
  • Able to read/work from scenic drawings, ability to use scene shop equipment; hand and power tools, and major wood, metal and welding equipment.

    Rigger – Responsibilities include running the rail for load-ins, outs, rehearsals and performances.

  • Qualifications
  • Possess a working knowledge of automated motorized rigging, rope rigging, chain motor use, general theatrical rigging practices for lighting, sound and stage.

    Wardrobe Manager – Responsibilities include strategic planning and organization of wardrobe area, creation of wardrobe paperwork, preparation of dressing room areas, load-in ad strike costumes, assisting actors with dressing and quick changes, maintenance of costumes and supervision of wardrobe crew.

    Lighting Console Operator – Primary Duties include programming and operating the Lighting Console for a production and assisting with load-ins, focus and strike for a production

  • Qualifications
  • Experience on Electronic Theatre Controls (ETC) light boards (EOS and ION) are a plus.

    Art Handler – Responsibilities include the safe handling and movement of works of art; uncrating and crating of art, accurately labeling and/or tagging works of arts and locations, ensuring that works of art are cared for and house appropriately and maintaining accurate inventory records.

  • Qualifications
  • Two (2) years experience

    Minimum Qualifications

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    Preferred Qualifications
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    Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
    Job Posted Date 09/26/2014
    In order to receive full consideration you must apply by
    Job Close Date
    New/Replacement Position New
    Temporary, Adjunct, or Other Temporary
    Other Position Requirements
    • These positions are available on an “if and when needed” basis. An invitation of employment does not guarantee a minimum number of hours.
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    Applicant Documents

    Required Documents
    1. Resume/C.V.
    2. Cover Letter
    Optional Documents

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