Job Opportunities

Production:

Most of our production positions are full time or filled on a show-by-show basis.  All open positions will be posted to this web page. Please check back regularly for current and future job openings.

Hiring decisions for most production positions occur in the spring and early summer for the upcoming Season.  Specific instructions for open positions will be listed in in the job description.

For general questions, please send us an email at production@orlandoshakes.org.

No Phone Calls, please. 

 

Administrative:

Administrative roles may be posted through out our Season. Recruitment for Box Office roles take place during the summer.

All open positions will be posted to this web page. Please check back regularly for current and future job openings.

For administrative positions and general questions, please send us an email at jobs@orlandoshakes.org.

No Phone Calls, please.

Props Artisan – Orlando Shakespeare Theater

Orlando Shakes is seeking a Props Artisan for our 2017-2018 Season.

Responsibilities include assisting the Props Master in running the prop shop, the ability to work on projects both independently and with others; collaborate with directors, designers, stage managers; research, create, and build hand props and set dressing and the ability to drive a van.

Essential computer skills include Photoshop and MS Office Suite. CAD, metal working and welding experience a plus.

Minimum of 2 years properties experience at professional level required.

The position is seasonal (renewable annually) and is paid hourly plus overtime.

Salary Range $9.00 – $10.00 per hour DOE - Housing is not provided.

Qualified applicants should submit a current resume, cover letter and references (with e-mail contact) as a PDF via e-mail to:
production@orlandoshakes.org

All documents must be in PDF format.

In the subject line of your email please put: Props Artisan: Your Last Name, Your First Name (Source from which you learned about this position) 

[Example: Props Artisan: Spelvin, George (OST website)]
Improperly submitted applications will not be accepted. No Phone Calls Please.

Swing Electrician – Orlando Shakespeare Theater

Orlando Shakes is seeking a Swing Electrician for our 2017-2018 Season.

The Swing Electrician is primarily responsible for assisting in the lighting and sound departments on the implementation of all Orlando Shakes productions and special events.

This is a full-time, seasonal position with benefits to begin immediately and run through May 13th 2018.

Responsibilities include: Assist with the hang, focus, and strike of electrics and special effects for all productions; Program and run the lighting console for shows as assigned; Assist with the maintenance and upkeep for all lighting inventory and systems.

Essential computer skills include MS Office Suite and Google Applications. Knowledge of ETC Ion lighting consoles, Qlab, and Vectorworks a plus.

Requires extensive availability nights, weekends, and holidays.

Minimum of 2 years lighting experience at professional level required.

The position is seasonal (renewable annually) and is paid hourly plus overtime.

Salary Range $9.00 – $10.00 per hour DOE - Housing is not provided.

Qualified applicants should submit a current resume, cover letter and references (with e-mail contact) as a PDF via e-mail to: production@orlandoshakes.org

All documents must be in PDF format.

In the subject line of your email please put:

Swing Electrician: Your Last Name, Your First Name (Source from which you learned about this position) 

[Example: Swing Electrician: Spelvin, George (OST website)]

Improperly submitted applications will not be accepted. No Phone Calls Please.