Master Carpenter

Summary:
The Master Carpenter oversees the construction and installation, integration and operations of all required scenic elements.
 
Job ID/Number:
A7958
 
Posted Date:
3/8/2019
 
Job Location:
Evanston, IL
 
Position Type:
Full-time
 
Division:
Scene Design and Technology
 
Description:

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Master Carpenter
Wirtz Center for Performing Arts at Northwestern University
Evanston, Illinois

 

The Master Carpenter oversees the construction and installation, integration and operations of all required scenic elements. The Master Carpenter supervises and instructs temporary professional staff, graduate assistants, work-study students and student crews in the construction, building, handling and the rigging of scenery.

Working environment hazards include heights, dust and fumes from scenic construction, lifting at least 50 pounds, operation and maintenance of electrical and motorized equipment, risk of construction accidents, use of power tools including rotating blade saws.  Frequently responsible for crews working in several different areas of the building simultaneously.

 

Apply online at www.northwestern.edu/hr/careers/

Kelly Helgeson

847-491-5146

k-helgeson@northwestern.edu