Assistant Charge Scenic Artist- Kansas City Repertory Theatre seeks an Assistant Charge Scenic Artist for its 18-19 season. The Assistant Charge is responsible for assisting in the painting of all scenic elements. In collaboration with the Scenic Designer and the Charge Artist, the Assistant Charge will evaluate designs, techniques, and treatments to accurately translate the designers paint elevations onto completed set pieces. Working alongside the Technical Director, Charge Artist and Lead Carpenter, the Assistant charge will assist in the planning and scheduling of when things get treated and what is needed to complete the build on time and in an efficient manner, participation in all show load-ins and strikes, as well as tech and previews, with the expectation of working occasional evenings and weekends. Ability to work at heights, good hearing, good night vision, and heavy lifting required. Full time annual position with benefits. Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre or related field, 3 years painting experience preferred. Position starts July 16, 2018, expected end date April 28, 2019. Renewable for the 19-20 Season.
Pay: $15 per hour. Send cover letter, resume and reference list to: Daniel Earnest, Production Manager, Kansas City Repertory Theatre, subject line Assistant Charge Search. No phone calls, please. Kansas City Repertory Theatre is an AA/EOE. Visit www.kcrep.org/ for more info and job description.