The Denver Center Theatre Company, a division of the Denver Center for Performing Arts is accepting applicants for the position of Scenic Design Assistant for the 2014-15 Production Season, beginning July 2014.

General responsibilities include:
  • AutoCAD drafting, scale model building and graphic design as required for the scene design process
  • Provide the Scenic Designer with artistic research, renderings, materials selection as needed
  • Serve as liaison to the Scenic Designer
  • Oversee the communication of artistic information to all production departments and maintain quality control of scenic elements for productions of the Denver Center Theatre Company
  • Create graphic documents (using Photoshop and other graphic programs)
  • Attend technical rehearsals as necessary
  • Assist Scenic Designer with media projections as needed
  • Assist where possible and when necessary with the painting and finishing of props, scenery and technical effects
Requirements include: MFA in theatrical design preferred. Professional theatrical experience required. Ability to draft (AutoCAD and hand drafting), read & interpret blueprints. Proficiency with AutoCAD drafting program, 2 years minimum experience
Experience working with and assisting theatrical scene designers. Ability to collaborate with designers and directors; communicate artistic concepts and ideas through verbal, written and traditional artistic mediums. Computer experience: AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite; Adobe Creative Suite; graphics programs. Strong sense of spatial and proportional relationships and mechanical aptitude. This is a self-directed position that requires artistic aptitude, organizational and communication skills

This is a full-time position during the Production Season, July 2014 through March 2015, reporting to the Director of Scene Design.

Submit resume via email to:

   hrdirector@dcpa.org by Friday May 2, 2014.

No Phone Calls Please.

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts is an Equal Opportunity Employer.