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Posting Number: YUSA-8142
Position Title: Theatre Facilities Assistant
Department: Department of Theatre, Faculty of Fine Arts
Affiliation: YUSA
Band: 7
Salary: Annual salary of $47,047 will be prorated based on 28 hours per week and number of weeks worked.
Duration: Temporary Full-Time
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Tuesday - Friday
Position Start Date: November 1, 2012   Position End Date: October 31, 2013
Sessional Start Date: August 1     Sessional End Date: May 31
 
Purpose:
The Theatre Facilities Assistant, provides general facilities support to the faculty and students in the Theatre production. This includes supporting the safe operation of Theatre facilities, coordinating and / or completing preventative maintenance activities; communicating with others to obtain information on safety protocols and placing orders.
 
Education:
High School Diploma.
 
Experience:
2 years related experience. Experience working in a teaching environment would be considered an asset. Having participated in a trade apprenticeship program would be considered an asset. Having worked in a technical capacity in a theatre production environment would also be considered an asset.
 
Skills:
Demonstrated skills including:
Ability to work independently and set priorities. Ability to inspect and clean shop equipment. Ability to accurately interpret safety procedures and recognize infractions. Effective interpersonal skills, including flexibility, tact and courtesy. Ability to exercise good judgment and initiative. Ability to deal calmly, courteously and effectively with people. Good written communication skills. Ability to work accurately and effectively under pressure.
Demonstrated computer skills including:
Email (lotus notes). Basic Spreadsheets (MS Excel).
 
Cover Letter Required: Yes
 
Dates:
Internal Posting Date: October 10, 2012
Internal Application Deadline: October 17, 2012
 
Extended Posting Date: October 19, 2012
Extended Application Deadline: November 2, 2012
 
External Posting Date: October 19, 2012
External Application Deadline: November 2, 2012

Please Note: All applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. on the posted deadline date.

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