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Technical Assistant

Saskatchewan Express, Regina
Deadline: May 03, 2017 - May 19, 2017


Name: Carol Gay Bell

Phone: 306-522-3405




May 19, 2017

SASKATCHEWAN EXPRESS requires a Technical Assistant for the 2017 Canada 150 Summer Tour. This is a 16 week Student Summer Works grant position for a student who is in school and returning to school in the fall.

This is an excellent opportunity for a student who is interested in gaining experience in the technical aspects of theatre and touring. The Technical Assistant will assist the Production Manager with all technical aspects of the summer tour. You will contribute ideas and engage in the planning process. You will assist the sound and lighting technicians. You will assist with set design and construction. You will assist with the repair, purchase and maintenance of stage equipment and props among other duties. You will ensure that all technical requirements are met at the performance venues. You will set up and tear down stage and technical equipment on tour. You will maintain set pieces, properties and costumes on tour among other duties. You will have the opportunity to travel the province and learn more about Saskatchewan.

You will have the opportunity to work with a team of dedicated professionals in a performing arts organization that has been offering opportunities to talented young Saskatchewan performers and providing family entertainment to people across the province for 37 years.