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Set Construction-Drury Stage Company

Set Construction-Drury Stage Company
Drury High School
Job Goals: To collaborate with the Drury Stage Company Director and the Art Set Designer to design and build set that are construction code compliant.

Supervision: Reports to the Play Director and/or Drury Principal and/or Team Leader of Drury Fine & Performing Arts.

Performance Responsibilities:
1. Collaborate with the Play Director and Art Set Designer in designing and building sets.
2. Duties will be carried out after the regular school day.
3. Supervise and mentor students in set design, construction and safety codes as needed.

Special Knowledge/Abilities For Position: Must possess strong oral communication skills, set construction skills and working knowledge of industry safety standards.

The Committee's policy of nondiscrimination will extend to students, staff, the general public, and individuals with whom it does business; No person shall be excluded from or discriminated against in admission to a public school of any town or in obtaining the advantages, privileges, and courses of study of such public school on account of age, race, color, sex, gender identity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or homelessness.
Required: Bachelor’s Degree. At least five years prior work experience as a set designer and builder. Teacher licensure. Ability to teach/mentor/supervise student construction assistants.

Preferred: Master’s Degree.

Physical Requirements: The position requires a moderate amount of walking, standing, sitting and climbing stairs and step stool whenever necessary. Activities also include moderate physical exertion in body movement such as reaching, bending, twisting, grasping, pushing, and pulling of objects. The position requires lifting objects of 20 pounds on a frequent basis, and over 20 pounds occasionally. There is a frequent requirement of fine manipulation associated with the required use of a computer, typewriter, keyboard, calculator, and other business machines.

Environmental Conditions: The occupant is required to work indoors. The regular chemical solvents are toners, inks and cleaning fluids.

Applications due: March 22, 2019.
Start Date
$506.25 Stipend
Contact Charlene Volff
Phone: 413-776-1458
Fax: 413-776-1685
37 Main Street, Suite 200, North Adams, MA 01247