Offer of Employment: Technical Coordinator

APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 2nd 2017 

Eastern Bloc Production & Exhibition Centre is currently looking to fill a technical coordinator position.

Responsibilities include:

  • Ensure proper planning and implementation of all technical and logistical activities of the organization’s artistic programming, including any rental and partnership activities material, technical and human resources).

  • Ensure follow-up with collaborating artists, suppliers, clients, partners, members and employees on a contractual basis, along with interns and volunteers, regarding their technical and logistical needs.

  • Ensure that budgets per project are respected and provide budget follow-ups in terms of technical spending.

  • Ensure the maintenance of the centre’s spaces (galleries, lab, and technical spaces), along with the maintenance of equipment and technical material.

  • Aid in the development of purchasing plans regarding equipment and refurbishment.

  • Ensure proper management of the technical and logistical inventories.

 

The position’s terms and conditions:

  • Full time position (35 hours per week)

  • 1 year contract (may be renewed)

  • Salary: $15/h (may be negotiated upwards depending on past experience)

 

The candidate must possess the following skills and qualities:

  • Good knowledge of the audiovisual sector and experience in the installing and dismantling of audiovisual equipment.

  • Good comprehension of computational tools.

  • Basic knowledge of artistic installation principles.

  • Ability to manage various projects at once.

  • Ability to manage a team.

  • Good capacity to communicate and work in a team.

  • Good organizational skills and work habits.

  • Familiarity with the artistic milieu.

  • Minimum 2 years of professional experience in the field.

  • Must be bilingual.

  • Must be eligible to the Quebec Wage Subsidy program.

Please send CV and letter of intent to lab@easternbloc.ca not later than June 2nd, 2017. Only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.