Position: Part-Time Facilities Maintenance Technician
Status: Part-Time, Annual, Non-Exempt
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Milwaukee Repertory Theater is currently seeking applicants for a Part-Time Facilities Maintenance Technician. If you are skilled in facilities/ground maintenance and would enjoy working in the exciting world of theater, this is the job for you! Our mission is to ignite positive changes in the cultural, social, and economic vitality of our community by creating world-class theater experiences that entertain, provoke, and inspire meaningful dialogue among an audience representative of Milwaukee’s rich diversity. It is important that our hiring practices reflect this commitment to diversity and we strongly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups.
Reporting to the Chief Engineer, the Facilities Maintenance Tech will play an integral role in the behind the scenes workings of an active LORT regional theater and provide them with the opportunity to interact with arts administration professionals, performers, designers, production crew, and many others! This is an excellent opportunity for students seeking experience in the performing arts/theater industry and/or historic building systems and maintenance, retirees, or those looking to supplement their income.
Major duties and responsibilities include:
Basic mechanical duties including minor repairs, facilities maintenance, snow shoveling and grounds upkeep, and operating building automation systems.
Schedule, Compensation and Benefits:
Approximately 16-20 hours per week. Hours will vary and can be flexible to suit your needs during 1st shift, Monday-Friday, between the hours of 8:30am to 5:00pm, with periodic weekend coverage or evening fill in.
1. High School Diploma or Equivalent
2. Basic mechanical and computer skills
3. Ability to stand for long periods of time, up to the duration of a shift
4. Ability to lift 50 pounds (unassisted) as well as work on ladders
5. Demonstrated ability to be a quick learner and apply newly learned skills quickly
6. Ability to communicate effectively across a diverse audience of staff and patrons all while exhibiting grace and good humor under pressure
7. Valid drivers license and ability to operate a motor vehicle
About Milwaukee Repertory Theater:
Milwaukee Rep is the largest performing arts organization in Wisconsin welcoming 300,000 people at 700 performances of 15 productions a season at the Patty & Jay Baker Theater Complex featuring three unique performance venues – the Quadracci Powerhouse, Stiemke Studio and Stackner Cabaret, and utilizing the Pabst Theatre for the annual Christmas Carol. For over six decades, Milwaukee Rep has been a centerpiece of Milwaukee’s vibrant arts and cultural scene with productions ranging from Broadway musicals to Shakespeare to American Classics and New Works that are entertaining, inclusive and impactful. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Mark Clements and Executive Director Chad Bauman, Milwaukee Rep “ignites positive change in the cultural, social and economic vitality of our community by creating world-class theater experiences that entertain, provoke, and inspire meaningful dialogue among an audience representative of Milwaukee’s rich diversity.” Every season requires a team of dedicated, passionate and skilled people. Whether it be a 30+ year veteran employee or one who’s never experienced a Milwaukee winter before, everyone shares a common sense of purpose and determination allowing us to bring world-class theater to the stage.
To read more about Milwaukee Repertory Theater, please visit: www.MilwaukeeRep.com
Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis until all positions/shifts are filled. In order to maintain an equitable process, everyone must apply online. Any candidate who requires different accommodations to submit an online application should contact the Craigslist relay email address.
Milwaukee Repertory Theater is committed to creating a culturally diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.