Production Over-Hire - Children's Theatre Company

Children’s Theatre Company (CTC) is seeking qualified candidates for over-hire positions for the upcoming season.  Over-hire are employed on an as needed basis which varies throughout the year based on the needs of each production.  All over-hire positions may range in both required experiences and length of commitment.  All positions are paid on an hourly basis. 
CTC operates under a collective bargaining agreement with IATSE Local 13. 

CTC is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion and justice in our organization and our community, and thus we seek a broad spectrum of employees.  We strongly encourage and welcome applicants who are Black, Indigenous or People of Color, as well as those who are from other underrepresented communities.  

Led by Artistic Director Peter C Brosius and Managing Director Kimberly Motes, Children's Theatre Company is the nation’s leading theatre for multigenerational audiences and is one of the 25 largest producing theatres in the United States. A winner of the Tony Award for Outstanding Regional Theatre, CTC creates extraordinary theatre experiences that educate, challenge and inspire young people. It has set standards of excellence in the quality of its productions, commitment to new work, and innovative education and community partnerships.

CTC is dedicated to increasing equity, diversity and inclusion in our audiences, our programs and in all of our hiring for staff, artists, and recruiting of board members.  CTC is committed to a future where our theatre is a home for all people, all families, and is truly reflective of our community.  We are also committed to providing a work environment that is free from discrimination.  CTC prohibits discrimination in employment against any employee or job applicant because of that person’s race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sex, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, veteran status, status with regard to public assistance, membership in a local human rights commission or any other legally protected status.

Carpenter/Welder – work in the scene shop. Position duties can include but are not limited to carpentry, welding, rigging, load in and strike.  $22.00/hr
Scenic Artist – assist in producing the paint and texture finishes for all scenic elements. Requires excellent drawing and copying skills and the ability to read blueprints and understand scale. $18.00 - $22.00/hr   
Electrician – hang, focus and strike lighting equipment. $21.05/hr
Wardrobe Swing – learn dresser tracks and laundry procedures. Cover for wardrobe staff absences and assist with laundry and reset on Saturdays and Sundays during show run. $21.05/hr
Wig Maintenance – maintain wigs during run of a show, approx. 2 hours per day. $21.05/hr

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
These positions require demonstrated skills and abilities related to the duties of the role.

COVID-19 Vaccine
All employees of CTC are required to be fully vaccinated against the virus that causes COVID-19.  If a candidate is selected to fill this role, they will be required to provide proof of vaccination.

Other Qualities
•    A commitment to ethical conduct in all respects of the work environment
•    A commitment to creating a just, equitable and inclusive work environment

Please send a cover letter and resume to Andrew Robertson, Director of Human Resources at  Please include the name of the position(s) to which you are applying in the subject line of the email.

Contact information

Children's Theatre Company
Andrew Robertson
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Posted October 1