Stage Carpenter Intern

Posted 10-01-2018
Category Local In-Office
Interns Needed 0
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Act as Carpentry Labour for the Freewill Shakespeare Festival.

Duties include:

  • cutting materials
  • fastening,
  • lifting/moving set pieces
  • maintaining a safe and clean working environment

Hours will be assigned by the Head Carpenter and the Production/Technical Manager and can be worked around a students class schedule if need be.  This position begins April 14 with the hours being spread out over several weeks until June 20.

Ideal for someone with course work in:

  • Theatre/Production
  • Trades (Vocational)

Some specialized skills required:

  • The ability to safely lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Comfortable working with all power tools
  • Interest in learning new set construction techniques and methods
  • Good, safe scenery construction skills and practices
  • Knowledge of basic welding practices an asset

What we will accomplish at the end of the Internship:

  • Assist Head Carpenter in building set for Freewill Shakespeare Festival