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FESTIVAL CREW

We are currently looking to appoint Festival Stage Crew for the Fringe Festival period in August.

Responsible for the get-ins, fit-ups, turnarounds and get-outs of all of productions and events at the Traverse Theatre.

As a team, the Crew will be responsible for the smooth turnarounds of all scenic aspects of the productions in both theatres (Traverse 1 and Traverse 2) and events in the rest of the building including but not limited to anything from dance floors, flats, flown scenery and revolves to stage decks, furniture and props.

These are very physical roles with a fair amount of lifting and carrying. A working knowledge of theatre is essential as is the ability to work under pressure.Please note: these are non-technical roles and are within the Stage department of the Theatre.

The crew will be made up of a team of 9 people who will report to the Crew Chief and ultimately the Head of Stage.

The working week will be 48 hours with one day off per week. Any additional hours will be paid at single time. Positions will run from 30th July to 28th August, with one position running from 15th - 28th August. These roles are not suitable for anyone with other commitments during these periods.

To apply please download the application pack and return the completed application form to production.jobs@traverse.co.uk by 12 noon on Monday 16 May 2016.

FESTIVAL CREW CHIEF

We are currently looking to appoint aFestival Stage Crew Chieffor the Fringe Festival period in August.

The crew will be made up of a team of 9 people who will report to the Crew Chief and ultimately the Head of Stage.

The Crew Chief is responsible for allocation of crew during fit ups and turnarounds, making sure crew get appropriate breaks, keeping records of turnaround duties and deputising the Head of Stage in their absence

Along with the crew they are responsible for the get-ins, fit-ups, turnarounds and get-outs of all of productions and events at the Traverse Theatre.

As a team, the Crew will be responsible for the smooth turnarounds of all scenic aspects of the productions in both theatres (Traverse 1 and Traverse 2) and events in the rest of the building including but not limited to anything from dance floors, flats, flown scenery and revolves to stage decks, furniture and props.

This is a very physical role with a fair amount of lifting and carrying. A working knowledge of theatre, especially the stage department is essential as is the ability to work under pressure and to deadlines.Please note: these are non-technical roles and are within the Stage department of the Theatre.

The working week will be 48 hours with one day off per week. Any additional hours will be paid at single time. The role will run from 18th July to 28th August. This role is not suitable for anyone with other festival commitments.

To apply please download the application pack and return the completed application form to production.jobs@traverse.co.uk by 12 noon on Monday 16 May 2016.

 

 

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