The American Repertory Theater, a LORT B theatre in Cambridge, MA is accepting applications for a Follow Operator / Electrician for 2 upcoming shows. Under the guidance of the ME, typical duties will include: preparing equipment for upcoming productions, participating in all load-in, change-overs, and strikes; operating a followspot during rehearsals and performances; assisting the Light Board Operator in performing light checks and maintaining the design throughout the production period. Followspot experience required. Full time, temporary position with generous Harvard University benefits package during employment. Apply on line below. No phone calls or emails please.
Significant evening, weekend, and some holiday work hours required. This position requires frequent overtime.
Subject to periodic unpaid leaves of absence based upon the Production calendar.
This position is deemed critical during the production run.
Salary Grade: 049
Union: 55 - Hvd Union Cler & Tech Workers
High School diploma or equivalent, and Followspot experience.
Able to lift 75 pounds
Able to climb ladders / comfortable at great heights
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 50743BR
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