Overview

Maine State Music Theatre (MSMT), a CORST X AEA resident summer music theatre, is looking for a SCENIC PAINT CHARGE for our 2020 season.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: interviewing and supervising a shop staff of four, overseeing the painting and finishing of all scenic elements for each production in the season, coordinating with designers and other departments, estimating materials and timelines for projects, maintaining inventory, and handling department budget.

Successful candidate will be confident as an artist, and have extensive experience and knowledge in stagecraft, art history, architecture, drawing, drafting, color theory + value, scenic tools + techniques, foam carving, texture coatings, faux finishing, painting of hard scenery, backdrops, translucencies, scrims, etc., superior management and communication skills.

SEASON
MAIN STAGE: Titanic, Mamma Mia! Sound of Music, Something Rotten

CONCERTS: Christine + Patsy Together Again, Red, Hot + Cole Porter, Piano Men

TYA: Beauty and the Beast, Frozen Jr., Shrek

Employment Dates: May 18 – Aug 9

Pay: $725.00 per week

MSMT offers a weekly salary, free housing with internet and the beautiful Maine coastline.

This position requires driving MSMT company vehicles. Proof of a valid driver’s license and clean driving record must be provided when applying. All employees must be able to lift 25lbs.

Please send your resume, cover letter, driving record, driver’s license and 3 work related references (not written), which includes their phone numbers and email addresses, to jobs@msmt.org.