Current Employment Opportunities:
Executive Assistant - this position entails recording, transcription and dissemination of minutes for monthly board meetings; acting as liaison between the President and Board of Directors, City and County officials, business associates, local and regional theatres, patrons and staff members; facilitating travel and hotel arrangements; preparing of contracts for execution; preparing and editing correspondence; updating of various statistical reports; and performing all general administrative and secretarial functions. Qualified candidates should be a college graduate and have a minimum of three years Executive Assistant experience working with a board of directors and committees. The ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience: office computer equipment (typing 40 WPM minimum), proficient in MS Word and Excel, exceptional verbal, written and organizational skills, strong work ethic, team-oriented, ability to multi-task and ability to meet strict and frequent deadlines.
Please attach cover letter and resume to the application form below. Please include ‘Executive Assistant Position’ in the subject line. You can also fax to: (916) 329-1080, or you can mail to: California Musical Theatre, Attn: HR Manager, 1510 J Street, Suite 200, Sacramento, CA 95814.
California Musical Theatre seeks applicants in the following positions for the 2014 Sacramento Music Circus season. Employment dates are flexible. Learn more about Music Circus and the season schedule. Please email letter, resume and references to: Kim Johnson, Production Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org
Cutter/Draper – Works closely with the Costume Designer to realize the costume design of assigned productions. Responsibilities include: collaborating with the costume design and construction teams to establish and prioritize garment alterations, fitting and finishing costumes, supervising work flow, and managing time. Professional experience is necessary and an MFA is preferred. Employment begins in early June and continues through mid-August.
Costume Design Assistant – Works with professional Costume Designers to prepare and realize the costume designs of assigned productions. Responsibilities include preparing for and taking notes in costume fittings; pulling and purchasing garments, accessories, and shoes; creating and updating dressing lists; assisting backstage before dress rehearsals and opening nights. Applicants must have strong organizational and multitasking skills and should be pursuing an education in costume design. Some previous design experience is preferred. Employment begins in early June and continues through mid-August.
Costume Shopper – Works with Costume Designers and Shop Supervisor to research and purchase costume items and supplies. Responsibilities include traveling the Sacramento area to purchase needed garments and other items, researching costume needs online, cultivating and maintaining vendor relationships. A serious interest in the theatre profession, a valid driver’s license, and clean driving record are required. Candidates must be able to work independently, possess a strong attention to detail and have exceptional organizational skills. Employment begins in early June and continues through mid-August.
Wardrobe Day Work Supervisor - Leads and participates in day work with the wardrobe team, assists the Wardrobe Supervisor in training interns in proper costume maintenance, and performs all necessary costume repairs for dress rehearsals and performances. Candidates must possess machine and hand sewing skills and have an understanding of garment construction. Previous sewing experience is a must. Prior leadership experience is preferred. Employment begins mid-June and continues through late August. Performance schedule provides some work schedule flexibility.
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Thank you for inquiring about employment opportunities at California Musical Theatre. All applications and resumes received for open positions will be forwarded to the appropriate hiring personnel. Those received for other positions will be reviewed and kept on file for consideration if applicable positions become available.
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California Musical Theatre general job application form:
For general employment submission, please fill out our form along with our general job application, cover letter and resume.
California Musical Theatre is an equal opportunity employer.