MASTER ELECTRICIAN


Ogunquit Playhouse, Ogunquit, Maine seeks an experienced MASTER ELECTRICIAN for our 6-production 2019 Mainstage Season. Approximate dates of employment: April – November, 2019.

Ideal Candidate: Must be detail-oriented, organized and focused in a fast paced working environment. Experience drafting and executing lighting plots, assist with construction of set electrics, and routine equipment maintenance are imperative.

Job Duties/Expectations include (but are not limited to):

-Assign line sets, circuits and dimmers, and determine cable paths for each lighting plot

-Recognize and acquire necessary rental equipment

-Pre-production work and planning with other production departments

-Supervision of electrics team

-Schedule and plan weekly work calls

-Repair and maintenance of conventional and automated lighting equipment

-Show documentation and maintenance

-Rigging, ladder work, and lift experience required

-Managing and reporting production lighting budget

-Maintaining and organizing Lighting Department inventory and infrastructure

-Assist in rehearsals and load-in/strike as necessary

-Rigging, ladder work, and lift experience required

Required Skills:

-EOS Family console configuration and programming

-Lightwright 5 and Vectorworks 2015 or newer

-Proficiency in the safe use of ladders, lifts, and fall arrest equipment

-Must be comfortable working at heights and able to lift and carry 50 pounds

-Experience with counterweight rigging systems and spotline rigging

-Network configuration and management (physical networks as well as ETC Net3, sACN, ArtNet, and OSC)

Helpful Skills:

-Projection Design and content editing

-Technical skills related to video and projection

-QLab 3

-PRG Mbox

-General understanding of special effects including but not limited to atmospherics and electromechanical effects

-Midi and other forms of show control


Salary and housing included.

Please send letter, resume and references to Brian Swasey, Associate Producer, at production@ogunquitplayhouse.org. Please include 2019 MASTER ELECTRICIAN in the subject line.