TitleStage Services Staff
LocationStage Services
Department Name9510-Stage Services
Description

Interlochen Center for the Arts is looking to hire Stage Services Staff members for 2019 Interlochen Arts Camp. The dates of the contract are 6/10/19-8/5/19 and the stipend for the entire duration of the contract is $1600. Housing is provided for the dates contracted (early arrival/late stay requests, if space is available, will be paid in full by the employee). All meals are included with your agreement- breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Stage Services is an integral part of the Interlochen Arts Camp music experience.  Over the course of the summer, Stage Services team members can be found running rehearsals, performing maintenance and inventory tasks, loading and unloading trucks, allocating equipment and overseeing concerts.   Team members work closely together, and with representatives from many other areas, to supply the materials and operation logistics that keep ten venues and over a dozen orchestras, bands, choirs and small ensembles running smoothly for the 6 weeks of summer camp.

 

    Major Responsibilities

    • Assist with the day to day needs of the music ensembles for Interlochen Arts Camp.

    • Work closely with Stage Service Managers to coordinate all needs for music ensembles and performance venues

    • Work closely with music ensemble managers and music faculty to make sure venues are supplied and set correctly for rehearsals, classes, and performances.

    • Assist with the allocations and movement of percussion and harps between venues

    • Occasionally  assist with dance, theatre, and guest artist productions

     

    Qualifications

    • Assist with the day to day needs of the music ensembles for Interlochen Arts Camp.
    • Work closely with Stage Service Managers to coordinate all needs for music ensembles and performance venues
    • Work closely with music ensemble managers and music faculty to make sure venues are supplied and set correctly for rehearsals, classes, and performances.
    • Assist with the allocations and movement of percussion and harps between venues
    • Occasionally  assist with dance, theatre, and guest artist productions
    • Must be a minimum of 18 years old and/or have graduated high school

    • Must be in good physical condition and able to lift heavy objects

    • Position requires someone who is motivated and a quick learner and who can work as part of a team

    • Knowledge of or participation in any of the performing arts is desirable

    Application Process:
    If interested in applying please submit an application by clicking the "Apply Now" button at the bottom of the page. 

    Required documents for application are: cover letter/letter of interest, resume and a current listing of three references. You can additionally upload this information during the submission of the application process by selecting "Apply and continue to upload documents" button. Please upload all of your information in ONE DOCUMENT in a pdf format. 

    Review of materials will commence immediately and continue until the position has been filled. Materials submitted will be held in strictest confidence, and references will not be contacted without the permission of the applicant.

    The next step of the application process will ask you a series of questions, some are required by the EEOC concerning Protected Veteran Status and Voluntary Self-Identification of Disability. For more information please view the following hyperlinks. 
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    If interested in applying please submit an application by clicking the "Apply Now" button at the bottom of the page. 

    More information about Interlochen Center for the Arts:

    COMPANY DESCRIPTION
    Interlochen Center for the Arts is the recipient of the National Medal of Arts and the only organization in the world that brings together: a 2,500-student summer camp program; a 500-student fine arts boarding high school; opportunities for hundreds of adults to engage in fulfilling artistic and creative programs; two 24-hour listener-supported public radio stations (classical music and news); more than 600 arts presentations annually by students, faculty and world-renowned guest artists; a global alumni base spanning eight decades, including leaders in arts and all other endeavors. For information, visit Interlochen online at www.interlochen.org.

    Interlochen Center for the Arts MISSION…
    To engage and inspire people worldwide through excellence in educational, artistic and cultural programs, enhancing the quality of life through the universal language of the arts.

    THE CORE PURPOSE…
    To ignite lifelong passion for the arts 

    THE CORE VALUES…
    Nurturing, Inspiring,Transforming, Enlightening and Enduring

    Interlochen Center for the Arts includes:
    Interlochen Arts Academy
    Interlochen Arts Academy, a fine arts boarding high school, offers the highest quality artistic training combined with comprehensive college-preparatory academics. The Academy also offers post-graduate opportunities.

    Interlochen Arts Camp
    Young artists from around the world gather at Interlochen each summer to learn, create and perform alongside leading artists and instructors. Programs are offered to students in grades three through twelve.

    Interlochen College of Creative Arts
    Adult artists thrive on opportunities to learn and express themselves creatively. The College of Creative Arts offers programs in a variety of arts disciplines.

    Interlochen Public Radio
    Classical Music: 88.7 FM, Interlochen; 88.5 FM, Mackinaw City; 94.7 FM, Traverse City and 100.9 FM, East Jordan/Charlevoix
    News Radio: 91.5 FM, Traverse City; 90.1 FM, Harbor Springs/Petoskey; 89.7 FM, Manistee/Ludington
    Streaming online at ipr.interlochen.org. Through two listener-supported broadcast services, Interlochen Public Radio (IPR) connects northwest Michigan with arts, news and culture on a global scale. IPR also gives significant focus to local and regional news, information and artists.

    Interlochen Presents
    Interlochen brings dozens of world-renowned artists to northwest Michigan, enhancing the region’s position on the global arts map. Interlochen presents more than 600 events each year by students, faculty and guest artists, making Interlochen one of the nation’s largest arts presenters

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