Head Properties Runner

Head Properties Runner – Yale School of Drama /Yale Repertory Theatre (YSD/YRT) seeks a highly motivated and positive individual to join our staff as the long term seasonal Head Properties Runner. Responsibilities include working as a member of the stage crew during technical and dress rehearsals and performances, while maintaining high standards of craftsmanship, efficiency and safety. This position works closely with the Stage Carpenter and Properties Master. Ideal candidates have professional and/or college-level experience in run crew or theatre production. Knowledge of properties construction required. Preferred experience: Bachelor’s degree in theatre production with emphasis in scenic design or properties construction; experience with scene painting, carpentry and sewing; valid Connecticut State Permit to Carry Pistols and Revolvers; training in the use and maintenance of theatrical weapons; stage management experience. Minimum salary is $22.36/hr, plus Yale University benefits package. Opportunity to audit MFA level courses while expanding professional resume credits. Nine-month renewable position (August through May), 37.5 hours/week. Preferred start date August 28th, 2017. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Click on http://bit.ly/yaledramacarp to apply for the position (STARS Requisition #44043BR). Make sure to upload your resume (which includes 3 references), and include a cover letter referencing position 44043BR. Yale University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.