Overview

The Totem Pole Playhouse in Fayetteville, PA seeks a Paint Charge for their 2020 Summer Season.

2020 Summer Series Shows:
Always… Patsy Cline
The Sound of Music
Beehive
West Side Story
Love, Sex, and the IRS

The Paint Charge is responsible for working with the Scenic Designer(s), the Prop Master, and the Production Manager / Technical Director to accomplish all scenic painting for a fast-paced 5-show season. The candidate will manage paint supplies, crews, and scenery as needed to achieve the look of provided paint elevations or designer requests. The candidate should have knowledge of all traditional scenic painting and finishing techniques, be able to work independently, delegate and train others as needed, and maintain a clean and safe work environment. This position requires strong communication skills, and the ability to work under pressure and other tasks as assigned. The candidate will also need to be capable of working on tall ladders, lifting at least 50 lbs., working long hard hours. Start date of May 11th.

To apply, contact Production Manager/Technical Director Joshua Zietak at the link below.

*Totem Pole Playhouse is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, creed, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

To apply for this job email your details to jzietak@totempoleplayhouse.org

About Totem Pole Playhouse

• Totem Pole Playhouse, Pennsylvania’s premier professional summer theatre, located in the spectacular 1,200-acre Caledonia State Park between Gettysburg and Chambersburg, PA, is seeking a full slate of technical staff positions for this legendary summer theatre’s 70th award-winning 5-show season.
• The Totem Pole Playhouse 2019 season schedule runs May 14th through September 8th. Contract dates vary with some flexibility in regards to start dates and end dates, but applicants should ideally be available for the entire season.
• Totem Pole Playhouse produces Equity productions and also presents non-union guest productions as part of a summer subscription series. Totem Pole has an excellent reputation within the industry; the New York Times called Totem Pole, “the Cadillac of summer theaters.”
• If required, most staff positions provide housing in private bedrooms within shared staff houses.