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

Please no calls, mailings, or faxes.

 

Contract Wardrobe/Dresser

Orlando Shakes is seeking local (Central FL) Over Hire/Contract (show by show) Wardrobe/Dressers for various shows throughout our season (August 14th 2017 through May 6th 2018).

Responsibilities include preparing, organizing, and maintaining all paperwork required for each assigned show (costume inventory, change plots, run tracks, and costume maintenance schedule); Maintaining the design integrity of all costumes; Load-in and strike; Dressing; Quick changes; Costume repair, laundry, and maintenance.

The position is hired show by show 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 with availability, sample show running paperwork and references (with e-mail contact) as a PDF via e-mail to: production@orlandoshakes.org

All documents must be in PDF format.

We request that you type in the subject line of your email the following information (improperly submitted applications will not be accepted):
Over Hire Wardrobe/Dresser: Your Last Name, Your First Name (Source from which you learned about this position)
[Example: Over Hire Wardrobe/Dresser: Spelvin, George (OST website)]

No Phone Calls Please.
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Swing Electrician

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.
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