From time to time, Long Wharf Theatre will announce employment opportunities for experienced theatre professionals.
To apply for any of the listed positions, please prepare a cover letter and resume and submit them by mail, fax, or e-mail to:
Long Wharf Theatre
Attn: Human Resources
222 Sargent Drive
New Haven, CT 06511
PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Long Wharf Theatre seeks an energetic and resourceful individual to work with its artistic and managing directors. Responsibilities include facilitating communication within the artistic department, correspondence, phones, filing, and other administrative duties. The ideal candidate will have previous administrative experience, be highly organized, and possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Knowledge of Microsoft Office is required. A bachelor’s degree and a background in theatre are preferred. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and references to Human Resources, Long Wharf Theatre, 222 Sargent Drive, New Haven, CT, 06511. Fax: (203) 776-2287. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org . EOE.
BOX OFFICE MANAGER
Tony Award-winning Long Wharf Theatre seeks experienced Box Office Manager to manage all aspects of box office, including subscription and single ticket sales. Qualifications: 2-4 years of supervisory experience; bachelor’s degree required; superior customer service skills; strong organizational skills; and experience with ticketing software. Experience with a ticketing platform conversion a plus. Passion for live theatre or the performing arts a must. Must have flexible schedule including the ability to work nights and weekends. This is a full time position. Please send resume, cover letter, and references to email@example.com. EOE.
Long Wharf Theatre, one of the country’s leading regional theaters, seeks an experienced Properties Manager to join its production staff and lead our experienced Prop Shop. Responsibilities include: hire and supervise all properties personnel, collaborate creatively with directors and designers, oversee all build and shopping, track and maintain show budgets, track labor, maintain equipment, and rentals. Candidates should be highly organized, detail oriented, have strong written and verbal communication skills, management experience, excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, the ability to operate well under pressure and work well in a team atmosphere with varied personalities. Bachelor’s Degree, 2+ years’ experience as Properties Manager, a valid driver’s license required with a clean driving record subject to a background check. Salary +benefits. Dates: Immediately through June 4, 2017 with possible extension. Send letter, resume, and references to: Attn: Human Resources, 222 Sargent Drive, New Haven, CT, FAX (203) 776-2287, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE.
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF PRODUCTION
Long Wharf Theatre, one of the country's leading regional theaters, is seeking a motivated and knowledgeable team player to join its production staff. The Assistant Director of Production (ADOP) helps support and manage all production planning, budgeting, and operations including rehearsal and performance logistics, physical implementation, and negotiation and execution of designer contracts. Candidates should be highly organized, detail oriented, have strong written and verbal communication skills, the ability to operate well under pressure, value a safe work environment, and work well in a team atmosphere. Ideal candidates will have 3-5 years management/supervisory experience in some area of technical theatre/production management or 3-5 years of stage management experience, and working knowledge of all technical aspects of theatrical production. Experience in LORT theaters a plus. Bachelor’s degree required. Full Time Annual position begins August 1, 2016. Salary +benefits. Send letter, resume, and references to: Attn: Human Resources, 222 Sargent Drive, New Haven, CT, FAX (203) 776-2287, Email: email@example.com. EOE.
Long Wharf Theatre seeks a candidate for an Operations Assistant to assist the Operations Manager in maintaining theatre facilities. Candidate should possess a strong work ethic and the ability to work independently as well as part of a team. Responsibilities include: maintaining cleanliness of public, office areas, and theatre exterior/grounds, performing set-up/clean-up for meetings/special events and alarming/disarming the building as needed. Must be able to climb stairs, and lift 35lbs. Annual, Part-time, 20-25/week, must be available nights and weekends. Send cover letter, resume, and references: Human Resources, Long Wharf Theatre, 222 Sargent Drive, New Haven, CT 06511, fax: 203-776-2287, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE.
Human Resources, Long Wharf Theatre, 222 Sargent Drive, New Haven, CT, 06511, Fax: 203.776.2287, Email: email@example.com. EOE.