Costume Designer / Shop Coordinator

The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is now accepting applications for a Full Time Costume Designer/Shop Coordinator.

Under the supervision of the Resident Costume Designer, job duties include: Costume design for each production assigned including designing new costumes, pulling from existing stock and shopping costumes. This is a hands-on position, which will require designer to be part of the construction process.

This position also actively mentors the Costume Design Interns in the performance of their responsibilities, oversees the intern designed productions and supervises and directs the Wardrobe Technician in their responsibilities as well as the volunteers that help support the costume shop throughout the season. Candidate must also be able to safely and effectively supervise minors as necessary.

Candidate must be an excellent communicator and able to both collaborate and work independently. A positive attitude, good work ethic and attention to detail are essential to this position. Candidate must be able to lift up to 40 lbs., navigate stairs, climb ladders and work from a ladder. Candidate should also be able to work standing for long periods of time and also have a valid driver's license and ability to drive.

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To apply, please send a cover letter highlighting previous experience and a completed Civic Employment Application to:

Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
Attn: Lynn McLeod
329 S Park St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
E-Mail: lmcleod@kazoocivic.com
Phone: 269-343-2280

Wardrobe Technician

The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is now accepting applications for the position of Wardrobe Technician.

This is a part-time position working approximately 14 hours a week on Tuesdays and Fridays starting September 5 through June 1, 2018.

The Wardrobe Technician's main responsibility is as the Rentals Facilitator. If there are fewer rentals than expected, or there is less rental related work for the Wardrobe Technician you may be assigned production wardrobe maintenance duties.

Under the supervision of the Costume Designer, the Wardrobe Technician will perform a variety of duties involving the rental of costume stock and maintenance of costumes for the current productions as well as assisting with costume storage and the overall organization of costumes used by the Civic Theatre.

Applicants should have excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills. Applicant should be able to lift up to 40 lbs., navigate stairs, climb ladders and work from a ladder. Applicant should also be able to work standing for long periods of time.

For complete Job Description Click Here

To apply, please send a cover letter highlighting previous experience and a completed Civic Employment Application to:

Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
Attn: Lynn McLeod
329 S Park St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
E-Mail: lmcleod@kazoocivic.com
Phone: 269-343-2280

Master Electrician

The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is now accepting applications for the position of Master Electrician.

This is a part-time, independent contract position working approximately 10 hours a week September 5, 2017 through June 1, 2018. Specific hours are flexible and will be partially defined by the load in schedule for each production. Applicants should enjoy sharing their knowledge with and working alongside volunteers. The ME will work independently and with volunteers to install, maintain, and strike lighting, sound and special effects equipment in three spaces for our 16 show season. Applicants should have a working knowledge of basic theatre lighting and sound equipment, have an interest in building specialty projects and be comfortable working at heights of 50'.

To apply, please send a cover letter highlighting previous experience and a completed Civic Employment Application to:

Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
329 S Park St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
E-Mail: lmcleod@kazoocivic.com
Phone: 269-343-2280


Audio Engineer

The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is now accepting applications for the position of Audio Engineer - a passionate individual responsible for the success of a show by coaching volunteers and managing equipment issues during live performances. Applicants should have a working knowledge of signal flow, wireless operation, live mixing and sound reinforcement. Ability to work at heights and climb ladders is preferred.

The Audio Engineer will:

-Arrive 30 minutes prior to actor's call to prepare microphones.
-Supervise sound check-making needed adjustments.
-Coach/assist volunteer sound mixer during live performance.
-Assist with the post production storing and charging or equipment.

To apply, please send a cover letter highlighting previous experience and a completed Civic Employment Application to:

Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
329 S Park St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
E-Mail: lmcleod@kazoocivic.com
Phone: 269-343-2280