We are looking to appoint a Contracted Carpenter, working for Belgrade Production Services, to offer freelance carpentry assistance with the building of sets and scenery.

Responsibilities
Operational

  • Various types of scenic construction; wood, metal, plastics, etc.
  • Reading and working from scenic construction drawings
  • Use of workshop equipment; hand and power tools and major wood, metal, and welding equipment
  • Constructing, repairing and modifying stage sets, scenery and furniture for all client builds, as well as all Belgrade Theatre productions, and its associated companies.
  • Working closely with the Production and Artistic team, interpreting their requirements to realisation
  • Attend as necessary, all technical and fit up periods to ensure quality construction of the sets
  • Service and attend as necessary Belgrade productions on tour.

 Financial

  • Submitting time sheets and invoices timeously.

General

  • Assisting the Head of Workshop with the maintenance and safe use of all workshop equipment
  • To undertake any other duties which are consistent with the function of the job

Person Specification
Essential

  • Willingness to embrace the Belgrade Brand Values.
  • At least 3 years’ experience of scenery building.
  • Appreciation and understanding of all workshop disciplines, including carpentry, metalwork, furniture and property making.
  • Demonstrable strong technical skills in set building including ability to use appropriate hand and machine power tools.
  • Ability to offer creative solutions to realise a design with available resources.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Fast and efficient working, self-motivation and flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Ability to work with a wide range of individuals and agencies.
  • Numerate and literate.

Desirable

  • Welding skills.
  • Clean driving licence.
  • Experience of mainstream and community arts activities