Job (Drumheller) Scenic Arts Assistant - Badlands Passion Play

Date: Feb 6, 2018

This is a Temporary, Full-time position.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Contact Dates: May 10 to July 27, 2018

The Scenic Arts Assistant assists the Head of Scenic Art in building, altering, or procuring set pieces and properties. The position may involve significant manual labour and can be physically demanding. The Scenic Arts Assistant should have a knowledge of construction for Stage, and experience with scenic fabrication and materials like woodwork, painting, and fabric. Experience with welding, rigging, and landscaping is an asset.
This person will also be responsible to act as running crew during shows, assisting with rigging (which can be taught to you), and the movement of props and set pieces during shows.

Most staff members live together on-site, so we are looking for positive team members who understand how to live cooperatively in community with mutual respect, refined stress management skills, and healthy boundaries. Please note that a vulnerable sector check will be a required step for the successful candidate.

CONTACT:
Vance Neudorf – Executive Directorvance.neudorf@gmail.com
1-403-823-2001 ext. 226

EMPLOYER PROFILE:
Entering its 25th Season, the Canadian Badlands Passion Play is one of Canada’s largest outdoor theatrical events. The company is a unique combination of 200 volunteer performers with a professional crew. The company mandate is to annually depict the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ in dramatic form. It is performed in the Badlands Amphitheatre – Canada’s largest outdoor theatre stage with 2500 seats built into the hills of the Drumheller badlands.