Imago Theatre, based in Portland, Oregon, is seeking a Lighting Director/Production Stage Manager for the 2017/2018 season.
You must have extensive experiences in the following fields:
Ability to use vectorworks, read and adapt light plots, and is agile in drafting.
Ability to over see union and non-union crews to focus and cue in plot and cues on one day load-in.
Well understanding of basic sound.
Ability to call cues legibly and with proper terminology.
Willing to drive, work hard and put in more hours than the rest of the team.
Willing to be away from home for 4 to 5 week periods.
Well humored, likes people and knows how to diffuse conflict.
Ability to lead as well as to follow. To instruct as well as be mentored.
Has loaded in and overseen a crew in more than 50 load-ins.
Adept at word and excel and has a good sense of administrative skills.
Can schedule and lead a team and create legible itineraries for complex tour routes.
Understanding of state of the art light boards, lighting inventory and software/techniques for transporting, importing and building a cue list.
Ability and willingness to work at lower than state of the art theaters.
Willing to share a room with another room-mate (single rooms are available when presenter pays but not when company pays)
The primary crucial ingredient to this position is lighting director. If you feel you have that under your belt but lack some of the other skills, we may be able to work around that and/or give you time to get up to speed.
Oct 9-Nov 29, 2017 (off Oct 20 to Nov 2)
Jan 22-March 4, 2018
$1,000 per week.
If you do not live in Portland, Oregon, we would fly you here for rehearsals, and provide housing.
To apply, send resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
To learn about Imago Theatre go to: www.imagotheatre.com