Overview

The Rose Theater (Omaha Theater Company) seeks a full time, experienced Scenic Charge Artist to begin after June 10th.  The Scenic Charge Artist is responsible for accurately translating the scenic designer’s paint elevations onto completed set pieces, soft goods, and select props. The Charge Artist is responsible for projecting paint costs and managing resources, along with developing a paint schedule in conjunction with the Technical Director.

Applicants must demonstrate an understanding of the design process and have a broad knowledge of scenic art techniques, including foam carving. Must be able to work quickly and efficiently on multiple projects, lift at least 50 pounds, be comfortable working at heights on ladders and in genies, and have a valid driver’s license. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated, safety conscious, team player with a minimum of two years’ experience as a scenic artist. This is a full-time, contract position. Periodic evening and weekend work is expected. To apply, send a cover letter, resume, references, and portfolio to prodjobs@rosetheater.org. No phone calls please.

About The Rose Theater

The Rose Theater (Omaha Theater Company) is a professional company of talented and passionate artists that serves approximately 150,000 children and families each year through its theater productions and educational programs. The Company's home is the historic and storied Rose Theater located in downtown Omaha.

Founded in 1949, our mission is to enrich the lives of young people and families through live theater and arts education. We fulfill our mission by offering an exciting season of high-quality, youth-oriented drama productions, school field trips, in-school residencies and workshops, a wide range of performing arts classes, and a dynamic youth theater program.