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New York City Center Inc. Assistant Electrician in New York, New York

Job Title: Assistant Electrician Job Classification: Non-Exempt Compensation: $67.17/hr as per CBA Manages: Local 1 Electricians Crew Reports To: Head Electrician, Assistant Director of Production, & Technical Director Scheduling: Varies based on production and performance schedule Job Overview: The Assistant Electrician of City Center is a seasonal, non-exempt position defined under the New York City Center I.A.T.S.E Local One collective bargaining agreement. The Assistant Electrician reports to the Head Electrician, the Assistant Director of Production, and the Technical Director. The Assistant Electrician is expected to demonstrate a passion for technical production work while upholding City Center's mission; and our commitment to be an anti-racist organization. Responsibilities under the guidance of the Head Electrician will include: - Serve as the Lighting Programmer for all City Center Productions on City Center equipment with lighting design teams. - Effectively lead, manage Electrics Crew Members for load in, rehearsals, performances, maintenance, and load out of all productions, as well as house gear maintenance. - Interface with touring electrics technicians and designers to oversee and coordinate work on touring productions that play on our mainstage. - Ensure occupational health and safety of the Electrics Department crew members and lead by example with the implementation of best practices to prevent injuries. - Plan and implement required Electrics construction projects determined by City Center Management. - Conduct inventory and maintenance of all stage electrics department equipment. - Assist in house and facilities electrics needs under the Local One Jurisdiction. - Run house lights for all mainstage productions. This Role Requires: - 5+ years' prior experience in a Production Electrics position in dance, theater, opera, and/or corporate theater--previous touring experience a plus but not required - Knowledge of stage electrical components and construction methods, along with occupational health and safety best practices - Ability to obtain the ESTA ETCP certification - Scheduling flexibility to work nights, weekends, and holidays dictated by the production and performance schedule; To be successful in this role, you will be expected to demonstrate: - Strong leadership skills effective for a mixed environment of both union and non-union employees - Proficient skill with both Windows and Mac Operating Systems, as well as Vectorworks, Lightwright, Excel, Outlook, and FileMaker Pro - Ability to read and interpret Lighting drawings - Fluency in ETC EOS and Moving Light programming - Ability to approach work with a spirit of collaboration and cooperation - Ability to lift 50 lbs. and stay on your feet most of the workday - Excellent communication and organizational skills - Ability to lead a team and collaborate with other leaders in the absence of the Head Electrician. To Apply: - Email your resume and cover letter to - Please include "Assistant Electrician" in the subject line. - In the cover letter, please include why this position at City Center interests you and how your previous experience enables you to be successful in this role. City Center is an equal opportunity employer. This job description is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, requirements or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed as assigned.