"You won't find a more spectacular venue for live theater than
Cal Shakes' Bruns Amphitheater in the Orinda hills." —Diablo Magazine

Employment

FULL-TIME/SEASONAL

Master Carpenter
Master Electrician
Props Artisan
Props Master

FULL-TIME/YEAR-ROUND

Donor Relations Manager

PART-TIME/SEASONAL

Box Office Associate
Facilities Technician

PART-TIME/YEAR-ROUND

Patron Services Assistant Manager
Patron Services Associates


FULL-TIME/SEASONAL

Master Carpenter
The Master Carpenter is a full-time, seasonal/exempt position in the Scenic Production Department for the California Shakespeare Theaterís Main Stage productions. The Master Carpenter reports to the Assistant Technical Director as well as the Technical Director. The Master Carpenter implements scenic deign projects as designed by the Scenic Designer while communicating with the Assistant Technical Director and Technical Director. Specific responsibilities may include but are not limited to: carpentry, welding, painting, rigging, truck loading, working with raw wood, plywood, plastics, metals, foam, fasteners, glues, fabrics and a variety specialized materials. This is a challenging and rewarding position for a person who likes to work outdoors and aspires to be part of a talented team creating great theater. Click here to read the full job description.

Master Electrician
The Master Electrician (ME) is a seasonal/exempt position in the Production department, reporting to the Production Manager (PM). The ME is charged primarily with coordinating and planning electrics requirements for the Theaterís Main Stage season. The ME also offers occasional support as requested for projects in other departments at Cal Shakes. To apply and read the full job description, click here.

Props Artisan
The Props Artisan is a seasonal/exempt position in the Production department, reporting to the Props Master. The Props Artisan is charged primarily with building, fabricating and executing properties requirements for the Theaterís Main Stage season. The Props Artisan also offers occasional support as requested for projects in other departments at Cal Shakes. Click here to read the full job description.

Props Master
The Props Master is a seasonal/exempt position in the Production department, reporting to the Production Manager. The Props Master is charged primarily with coordinating, planning and executing properties requirements for the Theaterís Main Stage season. The Props Master also offers occasional support as requested for projects in other departments at Cal Shakes. To apply and read the full job description, click here.

FULL-TIME/YEAR-ROUND

Donor Relations Manager
The Donor Relations Manager (DRM) is a new position on a team dedicated to securing contributed resources for Cal Shakesí artistic and education programs, which expand participation in the arts and build more vibrant communities. The DRMís role emphasizes individual givingóexecuting annual fund campaigns, fulfilling donor benefits, and collaborating with the Special Events Manager to produce cultivation and fundraising events. The DRM also supports Corporate Partner cultivation and solicitation. This position serves as the departmentís lead AudienceView user, oversees gift processing and acknowledgements, and supervises the Development Coordinator. The DRMís focus on donor stewardship is central to building relationships with donors at all levels, and to sustaining Cal Shakesí reputation of integrity, professionalism, and success in fundraising. Click here to read a full job description.

PART-TIME/SEASONAL

Box Office Associate
Cal Shakes is looking for a Box Office Associatewhose primary responsibility would be customer service and the sale of tickets to our main stage events. As the first contact point with the public, box office employees also need to be knowledgeable about other programs or events being produced by Cal Shakes. Click here to read the full job description. Click here to read the full job description.

Facilities Technician
California Shakespeare Theater is looking for a Facilities Technician to join our staff. The position is responsible for the weekend upkeep and maintenance of our stunning outdoor amphitheater, recently constructed support buildings, and renovated grounds. The ideal applicant will have a love for the outdoors; a passion for eco-friendly infrastructure; and be able to effectively maintain the complex needs of our space. You should have two or more years of facilities experience, ideally with a theater background. This is a part-time, seasonal, hourly position that lasts from the end of May through mid-October each year. The position reports to the operations manager. Click here to read the full job description.

PART-TIME/YEAR-ROUND

Patron Services Assistant Manager
This is a part-time, year-round position requiring 20Ė30 hours per week. The Patron Services Assistant Manager assists the Patron Service Manager to effectively run telemarketing and telefunding campaigns throughout the calendar year. The position will require working evening and weekend shifts as well as some work during regular daytime office hours. Click here to read the full job description.

Patron Services Associates
Know someone who wants to be involved in theater, likes talking to people, and needs a little extra money? We are hiring Patron Services Associates to help us generate funds for our Main Stage productions, community outreach, and arts education programs. Sales or fundraising experience helps, but we can train the right person. Competitive compensation includes base hourly pay plus commission and bonus, with flexible evening and weekend hours available. Please have interested parties contact Pam at 510.548.3422, x129 or email: pwebster@calshakes.org.


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