Master Scene Shop Carpenter

Master Scene Shop Carpenter

Yale School of Drama /Yale Repertory Theatre (YSD/YRT) seeks a highly motivated and positive individual to join our staff as a long-term seasonal Master Scene Shop Carpenter. Responsibilities include executing scenic designs for theatre productions, while maintaining high standards of craftsmanship, efficiency and safety. This position reports to the YSD/YRT Technical Directors. Candidates must have professional and/or college-level experience as a scenic carpenter. Knowledge of scenic carpentry and metalworking, and scenic and rigging hardware and tools required. Preferred experience: Bachelor’s degree in theatre production. Minimum salary is $26.23/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 12, 2019.

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Click on to apply for the position (STARS Requisition #56148BR). Make sure to upload your resume (which includes 3 references) and include a cover letter referencing position 56148BR.

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. Yale is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Yale strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.

Carpentry Apprentice

At Triad Stage, the carpentry apprentice will report to the resident Technical Director. Apprentice will assist with building, loading in, loading out, shop work, and maintenance for six shows throughout the season. Apprentices will learn safety procedures, tool work, organization and how to work with a variety of materials and techniques. Ideal candidates should have a working knowledge of scenic carpentry, some welding experience (or willingness to learn) and the capability to work as part of a team. They should also have a positive attitude, follow instructions well and feel comfortable working independently on build projects if required. Triad Stage has a core value of Inclusion and is actively seeking to diversify its staff. The position is full time seasonal with benefits. There is a seasonal stipend and shared housing available. For consideration please send resume and references

Master Carpenter

Triad Stage is currently seeking a carpenter for our 2018-2019 season. The individual will work closely with our technical director, carpentry apprentice, and professional designers from all over the country to build and install 5 MainStage productions and 1 holiday production. The individual must have a working knowledge of scenery construction methods with both wood and steel, basic rigging experience, and an understanding of shop safety practices. Teaching and mentoring experience is highly encouraged. An ideal candidate is a creative problem solver with a positive attitude in a collaborative environment. Triad Stage has a core value of Inclusion and is actively seeking to diversify its staff. The position is full time seasonal with benefits. For consideration please send resume and references to