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Artspace

Job Title: Executive Director

Application Deadline: September 15, 2019

For a detailed job description go to: https://artspacenewhaven.org/opportunities/job-opening-executive-director/

Goodspeed Musicals

Job Title: Wigs Apprentice for the remainder of the 2019 season

Email cover letter, theatrical experience and wig making resume, availability, and list of three references to: jobs@goodspeed.org

Responsibilities: The styling and maintenance of all wigs and facial hair, repairing and ventilating pieces as needed, creating and updating production paperwork, act as a swing to cover the Wig Supervisor in the event of a planned or emergency absence, assisting the Costume Rental Collection staff with daily operations including; the transfer of costumes, labeling, restocking, and repairs of inventory, and assisting in the creation/data entry of inventories. All applicants must be available September 9, 2019 to December 31, 2019.  Hourly plus overtime, company housing option available, and the possibility to be eligible for the Goodspeed Musicals Andrew Isen $5,000 prize.

Goodspeed Musicals

Job Title: P/T Box Office Representative

Email cover letter and resume to: jobs@goodspeed.org

Responsibilities: Sell tickets and provide information about our organization’s events, in person at the box office and by phone.

Requirements: Must be comfortable working with a computerized ticketing system, have a professional demeanor, and provide superior customer service.

Goodspeed Musicals

Job Title: Hair and Wig Stylist/Run Crew for the remainder of the 2019 season

Email cover letter, theatrical resume, availability, and list of three references to: jobs@goodspeed.org

Responsibilities: Hair/wig changes during performances, assisting the wardrobe department with quick changes, and performing maintenance and repairs on all wigs & facial hair. 

Requirements: Candidates must have a knowledge of period hair styling on human hair and synthetic wigs. All applicants must be comfortable working directly with performers own hair.  Professional theatrical experience in running quick changes and backstage tracking involving wigs, facial hair, and costumes a must. Basic skills in ventilating and wig construction are required.  All applicants must be available September 9th, 2019 to December 31, 2019. Hourly plus overtime, company housing option available, and the possibility to be eligible for the Goodspeed Musicals Andrew Isen $5,000 prize.

Goodspeed Musicals

Job Title: Audio Apprentices for the remainder of the 2019 season

Email cover letter, resume, availability and list of three references to: jobs@goodspeed.org

Responsibilities: Assisting Designer and Engineer in the setup and maintenance of audio equipment, including wireless microphones and pit audio/video.

Requirements: Preferred candidates should have some experience working with wireless microphones and microphone rigging. Hourly plus overtime, housing available for a small weekly fee, and applicants have the possibility to be eligible for the Goodspeed Musicals Andrew Isen $5,000 prize.

Goodspeed Musicals

Job Title: Audio Engineer 1

Email cover letter, resume, availability and list of three references to: jobs@goodspeed.org

Responsibilities: Goodspeed Musicals seeks an experienced Audio Engineer for our winter production of A Connecticut Christmas Carol at the Norma Terris Theatre.

Requirements: Preferred candidates will have experience mixing live theatre with 16-24 channels of wireless mics, be comfortable with Yamaha digital consoles, and have experience with rigging and maintenance of lavalier mics. All applicants must be available November 12, 2019 to January 5, 2020. Hourly plus overtime, and applicants have the possibility to be eligible for the Goodspeed Musicals Andrew Isen $5,000 prize.

Goodspeed Musicals

Job Title: Audio Engineer 2

Email cover letter, resume, availability and list of three references to: jobs@goodspeed.org

Responsibilities: Goodspeed Musicals seeks an experienced Audio Engineer for the remainder of our 2019 Goodspeed Opera House season.

Requirements: Preferred candidates will have experience mixing live theatre with 24-30 channels of wireless mics, be comfortable with Yamaha digital consoles, and have experience with rigging and maintenance of lavalier mics. All applicants must be available from September 23, 2019 to January 24, 2020. This position has the potential to continue into Goodspeed's 2020 Opera House Season. Hourly plus overtime, and applicants have the possibility to be eligible for the Goodspeed Musicals Andrew Isen $5,000 prize.

Goodspeed Musicals

Job Title: Marketing/Public Relations Intern

Application instructions at: https://www.goodspeed.org/education-library/internships

Responsibilities: Duties include assistance with single ticket and subscription campaigns; writing/editing copy and design and layout of direct mail pieces and print ads; press release editing; maintaining the press and photo archives; poster and brochure distribution, updating the press and patron list database; assisting with creating audience surveys and new e-marketing concepts.

Requirements: Completion of at least freshman year of college, should have strong writing skills, pay great attention to detail, computer proficiency (Excel, Word, internet searching; some graphic design experience helpful). Candidates must have an Interest in the performing arts and marketing. 15-20 hours per week; intern will occasionally be asked to intern/volunteer during evening and/or weekend events. Access to car/valid driver's license required. Internships are unpaid but interns receive academic credit if desired and are eligible for invitations to cast parties and free tickets to Goodspeed and other area shows. Interns may also qualify for one-of-a-kind job/school recommendations, professional referrals, and community networking.

Goodspeed Musicals

Job Title: Usher 

Email resume to: jobs@goodspeed.org

Responsibilities: Looking for hardworking, responsible, individuals who enjoy musical theater to join our usher team.  Part-time paid seasonal position.  Must be available to work Wednesday and Thursday matinees plus some evenings/weekends. 

Goodspeed Musicals

Job Title: Bartender

Responsibilities: Looking for an experienced bartender to work at Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam. Must be willing to work Wednesday and Thursday matinees plus some evenings/weekends.

Email resume to: jobs@goodspeed.org

Long Wharf Theatre

Job Title: Administration Manager

For more information and to apply go to: https://www.longwharf.org/employment-opportunities

Responsibilities: The Administration Manager will oversee human resources and operations functions for a national renowned non-profit arts institution.

Long Wharf Theatre

Job Title: Deputy Director of Philanthropic Engagement

Email cover letter and resume to: human.resources@longwharf.org with “Deputy Director of Philanthropic Engagement” in the subject line

Responsibilities: This individual will work closely with the Director of Philanthropic Engagement to create and execute a comprehensive fundraising campaign for the Theatre’s annual contributed income goals, including the creation of strategies, themes and programming that aim to build and engage our donor base. 

More information can be found at: https://www.longwharf.org/employment-opportunities

Long Wharf Theatre

Job Title: Executive Assistant to the Artistic and Managing Directors

Email cover letter and resume to human.resources@longwharf.org with “Executive Assistant” in the subject line.

Responsibilities: Manage correspondence for the AD and MD, manage, schedule, and facilitate phone calls, manage AD and MD’s calendar and schedule appointments on their behalf, coordinate signing of checks and other documents, arrange travel and lodging as required, manage and reconcile monthly credit card statements.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience, excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a track record of prompt follow up, ability to prioritize and multi-task, excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, excellent Microsoft Office skills, ability to discretely work with sensitive and confidential information.

Long Wharf Theatre

Job Title:  Community Partnership Manager

For more information and to apply go to: https://www.longwharf.org/employment-opportunities

Responsibilities: The Community Partnership Manager will be the key strategist and manager for the practice of community partnership at Long Wharf Theatre. They will maintain deep relationships with community partners and work with these partners to identify ways Long Wharf can be of service to the community of New Haven. A goal of this work is to build a lifelong conversation with the city of New Haven through community-centered performance and civic engagement.

Long Wharf Theatre

Job Title: P/T Operations Assistant

Email cover letter and resume to: human.resources@longwharf.org  with “Operations Assistant” in the subject line

Responsibilities: Maintain cleanliness of the public and office areas of LWT including but not limited to vacuuming, emptying trash, cleaning restrooms, etc. Maintain building exterior and grounds including snow removal and salting. Perform set-up/clean-up for meetings and special events.

For more information visit: https://www.longwharf.org/employment-opportunities 

Long Wharf Theatre

Job Title: Assistant Technical Director

Email cover letter and resume to: human.resources@longwharf.org  with “Assistant Technical Director” in the subject line

Responsibilities: Create detailed construction drawings using AutoCAD. Research and purchase materials/hardware for each production. Maintain inventories of stock materials and scenery. Lead Load-ins and Strike including running crews of over hire. Perform work at height on ladders, scaffold, and aerial lifts. Execute safe rigging practices. Maintain a high level of execution and a safe work environment. Assist in maintenance of equipment and production facilities. Construct scenery by implementing industry standard wood and metal working techniques. Transport scenery and equipment between theatre and offsite spaces. To participate and cooperate in all training efforts as requested by Long Wharf Theatre. To perform other reasonable duties as assigned by the Technical Director.

For more information visit: https://www.longwharf.org/employment-opportunities 

Long Wharf Theatre

Job Title: Artistic Producer

Responsibilitis: The Artistic Producer will be the lead producer on staff at Long Wharf Theatre. Reporting to, and working closely with, newly appointed Artistic Director, Jacob Padrón, the Artistic Producer will serve as the chief deputy to Jacob. The Artistic Producer will be responsible for seamlessly integrating all artistic programming into the operations of the theater while creating new systems and efficiencies that enable Long Wharf Theatre to produce all its work at the highest level possible. They will be the central hub of communication for all artistic matters, while facilitating production processes across all departments. Guided by the core pillars of artistic innovation, radical inclusion, and meaningful connection, the Artistic Producer will be a key member of the senior leadership team and serve as a thought-partner to both the Artistic and Managing Directors.

For more information and how to apply visit: https://www.longwharf.org/employment-opportunities

Long Wharf Theatre

Job Title: Director of Marketing and Communications

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New Haven Pride Center

Job Title: LGBTQ+ Latinx Program Officer

For more information and to apply go to: http://www.newhavenpridecenter.org/about-us/opportunities

Responsibilities: The New Haven Pride Center seeks an individual to develop and shape a Latinx LGBTQ+ program at the New Haven Pride Center, the first of its kind in Connecticut. This position will be responsible to fostering new relationships within New Haven and Connecticut’s Latinx community, expand upon existing partners, and develop new activities and events geared to serve and engage the Latinx LGBTQ+ community.

The U.S. Census Bureau

Job Title: A variety of temporary jobs, including census takers, recruiting assistants, office staff, and supervisory staff

For more information and to apply go to: https://2020census.gov/jobs

Requirements: You must be at least 18 years old, have a valid Social Security number, and be a U.S. citizen.

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