Requisition Number: 03024240 Final Filing Date: 07-22-2019 Closing Date: Payroll Title: SCENE TECHNICIAN Number of Positions: Multiple Salary: $20.05-$23.80/HR Appointment Type: Limited Appointment Description: 38% Variable, Work schedule determined by event bookings. Overtime Eligible (FLSA): Non-Exempt Union/HEERA Representation: This position is covered by a collective bargaining unit
Department: UC DAVIS MONDAVI CENTER - 027030 Department Description: The position supports the strategic goals of the unit through leading technical crews in one or more specialty area including student employees and contributing to the Production Department overall, actions that are essential to the continued operation and success of the MC.
Location: Davis Allow Applicants to Attach: Resume Cover Letter References
Job Summary: Under the direction of technical staff, provide technical theatrical and events-based support for performances and ancillary events in the Mondavi Center. Work includes load-in, setup, run and strike of lighting and sound elements; some carpentry; rigging and fly rail operation. Perform minor maintenance and repair of theatrical and event-based equipment.
These are limited appointment positions with less than 1,000 total working hours. These positions have the possibility of extension, but will not convert to career status. Hours of work are scheduled sporadically as Mondavi Center's events schedule dictates.
Physical Demands: Position requires lifting and moving up to 50 pounds of theatrical equipment in preparation for performances. Detect audio and visual problems during rehearsals and performances. Ascend and descend narrow ladders between floors backstage. Work sometimes completed in low light areas and/or areas of restricted access. May operate electrical or sound equipment.
Work Environment: Work is scheduled on an as-needed basis in response to scheduled performances and events. Work occasional overtime including evenings/nights, weekends and holidays usually on short notice to staff events. Some afternoon/evening split shifts are required. Position occasionally requires work in areas where hazardous materials (spray paint or cleansers) are present.
UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.
Background Check Required: No
Minimum Qualifications: Experience in technical theater or stage production.
Knowledge of and ability to utilize technical theatrical equipment including stage lighting, amplified sound and stage equipment, tools of costume and wardrobe maintenance and repair, and stage rigging and counterweight systems.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience using power and hand tools.
Verbal and written communication skills. Problem solving and organizational skills to assist in resolving event details, issues and/or problems.
Experience using Microsoft Office products to complete professional assignments.
Familiarity with customer service practices and procedures.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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