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The New Group, one of New York’s leading non-profit off-Broadway theaters, is an artist-driven company with a commitment to developing and producing powerful, contemporary theater. In addition to producing four main stage productions in our upcoming 2018/19 season, the organization’s New Group/New Works play and musical development program champions original works by emerging and established authors. The New Group also operates a variety of theater education programs that provide opportunities for artistically inclined middle and high school, college, and adult students.

The New Group embraces diversity in all forms and encourages applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of age, gender, race, religion, national origin, or sexual orientation. The New Group is an E.O.E. and people of color, immigrants, veterans, differently abled, transgender and gender non-conforming individuals are encouraged to apply.

 

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Deck Carpenter

The New Group, an award-winning, artist-driven Off-Broadway theatre company, is seeking an experienced Deck Carpenter for our upcoming production of one in two, to be performed at The Griffin Theatre located at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036). one in two is written by Donja R Love, directed by Stevie Walker-Webb.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Attending all technical and dress rehearsals, previews and performances as scheduled
  • Pre-show and post-show duties as assigned by the Production Stage Manager
  • Preparing, sweeping and mopping the stage and backstage areas prior to rehearsals and performances
  • Execute scene changes that involve moving set pieces
  • Assist in prop pre-sets and prop hand-offs
  • Set and prop maintenance and repairs during the scheduled run of the production

Start Date: November 12, 2019
End Date: January 12, 2020
Salary: $750/week

REQUIREMENTS
The ideal candidate will have excellent carpentry knowledge and skills. Run Crew experience is a plus. Candidates must be F-03 Fireguard certified for at least one year. Candidate should have good communication and organizational skills, with the ability to work independently and collaborate well at the same time.

Please email cover letter and resume with references to jobs@thenewgroup.org. Please put ‘DECK CARPENTER’ in the subject line. No phone calls, please.

The New Group embraces diversity in all forms and encourages applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of age, gender, race, religion, national origin, or sexual orientation. The New Group is an E.O.E. and people of color, immigrants, veterans, differently abled, transgender and gender non-conforming individuals are encouraged to apply.