CITY OF LANCASTER
Invites Applications for Temporary Part-Time Employment For:
STAGE ASSISTANT II – Stage Manager
The Lancaster Performing Arts Center (LPAC) is located in the Antelope Valley, and is owned and operated by the City of Lancaster. LPAC consists of a 758 seat main stage proscenium theatre and the 110 seat Black Box Theatre. LPAC presents over 200 performances annually of musicals, comedy, Country, Bluegrass, Celtic, Rock, Ballet, Modern dance, Symphony, Choral productions, along with working outdoor events throughout the year.
The Stage Assistant II - Stage Manager acts as crew head for Season and rental productions. Under the supervision of the Technical Director and Assistant Technical Director, duties to perform include, but are not limited to: supervising set up of stages, dressing room assignments, supervising all crew and work assignments, helping meet front of house requirements, direct supervision of all crewmembers, and be responsible for activities of assigned workers. Additional duties may include, but are not limited to: assisting in light hangs and focus calls, sound console and monitor set ups, unloading/loading trucks, assisting with rigging, and theatre maintenance. Must be willing to work weekdays, weekends, evening hours and holidays.
The ideal candidate will have two years of full time professional experience as a production Stage Manager, or a combination of relevant experience and education; the ability to work and interact well with a diverse group of people; must have a "can-do" attitude with flexibility; must possess a valid California driver’s license.
Salary: $15.54 – $17.50 per hour; dependant on experience.
Hours: 0 – 40 hours/week year round dependant on performance season. There are no guaranteed minimum hours for this position.
Candidates must submit a City application and resume to: Human Resources Department, City of Lancaster, 44933 Fern Avenue, Lancaster, CA 93534. Telephone: (661) 723-6000. Open until filled.
The City of Lancaster is an EEO/AA/ADA employer 07/10