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University of Utah Theatrical/Radio/TV Asst - Work-Study in Salt Lake City, Utah

Open Date 12/15/2017

Requisition Number PRN07557N

Job Title Theatrical/Radio/TV Asst

Working Title Theatrical/Radio/TV Asst - Work-Study

Job Grade A

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code? No

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? Yes

Standard Hours per Week 2

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Variable

Work Schedule Summary

As scheduled by the Production Director, will include evenings, nights, and weekends during production rehearsals and presentations.

Is this a work study job? Yes

VP Area Academic Affairs

Department 00076 - School of Dance

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range 7.25 to 14.18

Close Date

Job Summary

Will work with Production Director, Stage Manager, AV Specialist, and Technical Director at the Marriott Center for Dance to work backstage during School of Dance performances. Must have a basic knowledge of live theatrical performance responsibilities and organization structure including a basic understanding of live sound, lighting, and run crew needs. Must take direction well and be able to perform under pressure during a live performance setting. Must be able to attend all technical rehearsals and performances without fail or tardiness. Must be able to lift or pull at least 50 lbs. and be able to move set pieces or lighting equipment. The crew position is continually changing so the applicant must be able to multitask and think ahead while receiving new information about actions that need to be taken.


Varies per directions of Production Director.

Minimum Qualifications


Prior experience with stagecraft.

Priority will be given to Work-Study applicants.

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801) 581-7447.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.

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