Job Dates

May 13, 2024 – July 5, 2024

Work with Paint Charge on all scenic and paint elements; paint all shows; ensure all production deadlines are met; help manage the organization, cleanliness and maintenance of all paint areas and equipment; observe all safety protocols; assist in the training and mentoring of interns; work independently; work quickly with attention to detail; In the absence of the Paint Charge, or as requested, organize and supervise all changeover touch-ups; work with strike week crew to restore all performance and work areas at the end of season; ensure all paint materials and paint work areas are cleaned and items properly disposed of; restore floors in all performance venues; restore paint shop and work areas and return all company materials to their off-season storage locations.

Qualified applications must have an extensive knowledge and experience in scenic painting techniques and surface treatments including carving, texturing, ageing + distressing, faux painting, etc.; excellent drawing and painting ability; solid command of color theory and paint mixing; excellent interpersonal and communications skills; a collaborative attitude; reliable and punctual; good organizational skills; excellent time management skills; ability to maintain a calm, positive work energy; a strong willingness to learn; a calm confident presence during chaotic production periods; a positive, collaborative attitude; self-motivated with a strong team orientation; ability to multi-task and work well under pressure; ability to manage shifting and competing priorities; exercise good judgment and discretion; ability to work productively and meet deadlines in an environment of change, creative process and rigorous time management; a willingness to work hard as part of a team. Valid driver+rsquo;s license and personal vehicle required. This position is seasonal full time with on-site residency required.

Work Environment:
– Ability to work long hours and work with a flexible schedule.
– Willingness to work in multiple venues.
– May have to work at heights, around moving machinery, and with exposure to noise, vibration, and dust.
– Ability to work safely in an environment containing potentially hazardous electrical equipment, fumes, and/or materials.
– Must possess sufficient strength and stamina to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.
– Must be able to perform physical activities such as, but not limited to, lifting, bending, standing, climbing, and/or walking.

For consideration, please send email cover letter indicating position you are applying for, resume, and a list of 2-3 references to LuAnn at lyric@usu.edu; subject line: LYRIC REP Scenic Painter. If you wish to use this position for an academic internship requirement, please indicate that in your email.

Lyric Rep requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and follows AEA safety protocols.