Properties Artisan

PlayMakers Repertory Company (LORT-D), Chapel Hill, North Carolina, seeks a highly motivated Properties Artisan for their 2020-2021 season. We produce a 7-show main stage season in the Paul Green Theatre, thrust stage, and a 3-show Second Stage series in the Kenan Theatre, a flexible space, on the campus of the University of North Carolina. Our prop shop consists of Properties Master, Prop Artisan, a student assistant & work study students.

Position Description, Essential Skills & Preferred Qualifications

Applicants should possess a BA/BFA in theatre and three – five years’ experience in carpentry, furniture building & modification, upholstery, crafts, and metal work. Successful candidate must have:

  • Ability to work independently
  • A willingness and ability to train and work with undergraduate students
  • Valid driver’s license and ability to drive a pick-up truck.
  • Ability to work with and train multi-skill level crews including professionals, graduate students and undergraduate students.

Contract dates: June 8, 2020–May 9, 2021; start date negotiable and contract is renewable.

Application deadline: March 1, 2020

Salary: $16.25–$17.50/hr

Apply on line at: https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/176157.

Questions? Contact: Michael Rolleri, Production Manager at: mrolleri@email.unc.edu.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.