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Assistant Theatre Technician - Temporary

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants are to thoroughly complete the online application and attach the following required documents: resume. Applicants who do not attach the required documents will not be considered for the position. For application assistance or questions, please contact Human Resources at (405) 682-7542, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM.

Position Information

Position Information (Default Section)

Classification Title Temporary Non-Exempt
Working Title Assistant Theatre Technician - Temporary
Datatel Position ID CTRE0ATHTECH1A
Annual Hours As needed or assigned not to exceed 25 hours per week or 750 hours in a fiscal year.
Placement Range $12.50 per hour
Position Type Temporary Part-time
Job Category Non-Exempt
General Description

The Cultural Programs Assistant Theatre Technician is responsible for performing a variety of duties in support of college and outside patrons of the OCCC Bruce Owen Theatre (BOT) and Visual Performing Arts Center Theatre (VPACT). The work includes assisting college and outside patrons with light, sound and on-stage requirements. This requires the technician to have a flexible schedule and be available to work days, evenings and/or weekends as required by theatre usage requests. This is a temporary position.

Reports To Stage Manager
What position(s) reports to this position?

None

Job Duties (Position Specific)

(The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position)

Job Duties (Duties Assignment Statement)

Assist with conducting the operation, handling and safe usage of OCCC BOT’s and VPACT’s stage rigging, lighting and sound systems.

Professionally assist each OCCC BOT and VPACT client in their event requirements to assure the success of the client’s venture while adhering to the Theatre Guidelines.

Plan and carry to completion specific assignments and reports.

Interact with the public in a professional manner.

Assist the Theatre Technician and Stage Manager by reporting the needs of the theatre to the appropriate OCCC offices.

Job Duties (Safety / Policy & Procedures)

Abide by the policies and procedures published in the Board of Regents Policies and College Policies & Procedures.

Contribute to a safe educational & working environment.

Adhere to established safety and health procedures and practices for the purpose of providing injury and illness prevention for self and others.

Complete quarterly health and safety training pursuant to OCCC’s established safety and health procedures and practices.

Participate in all applicable OCCC emergency, evacuation and shelter in place drills and be prepared to take action and assist others in taking appropriate action should a health or safety emergency occur.

Minimum Education/Experience

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Valid driver’s license.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Working knowledge of theatre equipment and systems.

Experience in performing duties associated with the technical aspects of a theatre.

Positive communication skills.

Ability to work with people from within the college as well as artists and community patrons and leaders from outside the college.

Ability to organize information to fulfill the needs of college and outside theatre patrons.

Ability and willingness to perform multiple tasks in an efficient and effective manner.

Ability and willingness to work flexible hours: days, evenings and/or weekends.

Physical Demands/Working Conditions

GENERAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Very heavy work: This position requires the person to occasionally exert up to 100 pounds of force and constantly exert up to 50 pounds of force to move theater sound and lighting equipment and assist with stage set-up.

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:
This position requires the person to frequently move about the various theatre and stage locations and occasionally perform job functions in narrow aisles or passageways.

This position requires the person to frequently communicate with and listen to internal and external constituents to perform the essential functions of the position. Must be able to exchange accurate information in various situations.

This position requires the person to occasionally remain in a standing and stationary position.

This position requires the person to constantly operate theatre sound and lighting equipment that frequently involves repetitive motions of hands and wrists.

This position requires the person to frequently ascend/descend a ladder to service theatre sound and lighting.

This position requires the person to frequently position self to move, lift or work on theatre and stage equipment.

VISUAL ACUITY:
This position requires the person to detect, determine, observe and assess the accuracy and thoroughness of equipment and lighting placement. Must assess the accuracy of the stage set-up.

WORKING CONDITIONS:
This position’s essential functions are constantly performed in indoor conditions and is frequently performed in outside conditions.

This position requires the person to frequently be exposed to fumes, odors, dusts and gases associated with a theatre and stage area.

This position requires the person to occasionally wear a respirator mask.

Preferred Qualifications

Related work experience in theatre operations.

Required Training

Trained and/or approved by the OCCC Stage Manager in use of theatre equipment and systems.

Work Hours

Day, evening, weekends and/or holidays as required by production schedule.

Department Cultural Programs
Job Open Date 07/12/2017
Job Close Date 06/30/2018
Open Until Filled No
HR Contact Alicia Silva
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants are to thoroughly complete the online application and attach the following required documents: resume.
Applicants who do not attach the required documents will not be considered for the position.
For application assistance or questions, please contact Human Resources at (405) 682-7542, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM.

Posting Number Student, Work Study, Temporary_0402205

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you 18 years of age or older with a valid driver's license?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcript
  3. Other Document