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The Old Globe is seeking an experienced, results-oriented, development professional to manage the operations of its development department and to work directly with and supervise major gifts and individual giving team members. This position will work with the Director of Development to create and implement development plans and reports, work with key staff to manage events and activities, identify and cultivate donor prospects, and manage donor stewardship. The Old Globe is the nation’s sixth largest regional theatre with an annual budget of $24 million and an annual fundraising goal of more than $8.5 million. This position reports directly to the Director of Development and works with an accomplished development team of eleven. The Deputy Director attends to personnel and operations allowing the Director to work with the Globe’s leadership donors, Board of Directors, and senior staff leadership to grow contributed income exponentially through a series of strategic funding initiatives. Duties include supervising and working with development staff to execute focused and comprehensive strategies for identifying, engaging, soliciting, and stewarding donors of all levels and from all constituencies; helping to design and implement strategies to increase the number of and upgrade donors; managing key development projects, such as the annual Globe Gala and the Annual Meeting; leading the annual fund initiatives for the Friends of The Old Globe (donors under $2,500), Circle Patrons (donors over $2,500), and overseeing donor research. The successful candidate must exhibit excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong leadership and interpersonal skills, and have familiarity with moves management systems. Knowledge of Tessitura is a plus. Master's degree (M.A.) or equivalent; or four to seven years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Must be able to pass a background check. Valid driver’s license, insurable driving record, and vehicle required. Reply with cover letter and resume to: Human Resources, HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe Theatre in Balboa Park seeks an experienced and hands-on Facilities Director to be responsible for all maintenance activities of The Old Globe’s facilities; a 250,000 sq. ft. live performance theatre complex with 3 stages, event room, administration building, rehearsal building, 22 unit apartment complex, 3 fabrication shops (Costumes, Props, Scenery), storage warehouse and pub. Position manages all day-to-day activities with a staff of 12 employees including maintenance and custodial staff, and acts as maintenance supervisor, in addition to managing all facilities projects and long-range planning. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 6-8 years maintenance experience including facilities management positions and at least 4-5 years supervisory experience.Experience in staff management, budgeting, planning, maintenance, facilities operations, purchasing and project management required. Advanced technical skills in electrical, plumbing, carpentry, and HVAC required. CFM (Certified Facilities Manager) and/or BOC (Building Operator Certification) strongly preferred. EPA 608 certification preferred. Significant experience in DDC and pneumatic control systems preferred. Candidate must be detail-oriented, an excellent planner, and a strong communicator, both verbally and in written communications in English; bilingual in Spanish is a plus. Must be able to work evenings and weekends when required, and have ability to lift 50 pounds as needed. Experience in performing arts or event venue a plus. Must have a valid driver license with a clean driving record and be able to complete and clear a background screening. Full-time, benefited position. To apply, send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Please indicate "Attn: FAC" in the subject line of your e-mail.
The Old Globe in San Diego seeks an Artistic Associate to provide administrative support to the Artistic department. Primary duties are focused on casting administration, local casting, season planning support, and other financial/administrative duties. Candidates must be highly organized; have excellent computer, written, and verbal skills; and be capable of working on multiple projects at one time with a high level of accuracy. Experience in theatre, ideally in an artistic, literary, and/or casting department, required. Experience working with national talent and/or casting agencies and/or active knowledge of the theatre industry and talent agencies preferred. Knowledge of the local San Diego acting community a plus. Must be able to pass a background check. Full-time, benefited position. We have a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, multilingual candidates are also strongly encouraged to apply. Send letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org with the subject: Artistic Associate.
The Old Globe, San Diego’s largest performing arts organization is seeking a part-time Arts Engagement Teaching Artist to help support current programming initiatives. We have a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion and are looking for highly motivated, charismatic individuals with a strong background working with diverse multi-generational audiences. Multilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Four to six years of experience as a professional theatre artist and/or educator required, including experience creating lessons plans and executing a plan of study. Practical theatrical experience with an emphasis on playwriting, directing, dramaturgy, and production a plus. Candidates must have excellent communication and organizational skills as well as the ability to work both independently and collaboratively. Must be able to pass a background check. Some weekend and evening hours are required. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe seeks a skilled carpenter for a full-time position in scenic construction. The Old Globe is a LORT B theatre with three stages, producing 15 productions annually including musicals and a Shakespeare Festival. Applicants must be able to demonstrate high-quality wood and metal construction skills; and be proficient in a wide range of scenic construction techniques. Knowledge of theatrical automation is a plus. The essential attributes of a good candidate are, the ability to read and follow blue prints and shop drawings, arithmetic and geometry, artistically inclined, pride of craftsmanship, excellent work habits and drive to complete projects. Prior experience in a regional or professional scene shop is essential. The Scene Shop is a 14,000-square foot construction facility equipped with a CNC router table and full range of metal and woodworking machinery. Full-time position with benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. We have a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, multilingual candidates are also strongly encouraged to apply. Please send a letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org with "Staff Carpenter" in the subject line of your email.
The Old Globe seeks an Assistant Lighting Director as a temporary hire to assist in managing the department through the end of December 2017.
Responsibilities include assisting the Lighting Director and Master Electricians in a hands-on leadership capacity, including but not limited to design review, staff supervision, preparing material/labor estimates, equipment management, paperwork updates, assisting in electrics work, and executing department goals by acting as a resource of information and resolution for projects, staff, and artists. Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential. Successful candidates will have a good understanding of the production process for theatre, working knowledge of lighting design and technology, and demonstrable leadership experience.
Application requirements include: proven leadership experience as a master electrician, assistant lighting designer, shop supervisor or similar; valid driver’s license, and flexible schedule including nights and weekends. Ability to work hands-on in an electrician capacity including comfort working at heights such as catwalks, ladders and lifts is a must. Proficiency with Lightwright is required. Proficiency with AutoCAD or Vectorworks preferred, but not required. This is a temporary part-time position to cover a full time staff member that is on temporary leave. We have a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion; multilingual candidates are also strongly encouraged to apply. Send cover letter, resume, and paperwork samples (in original and PDF format) that demonstrate clarity and attention-to-detail to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe seeks a skilled general maintenance technician with a strong background in building maintenance, HVAC systems, and mechanical, electrical, and plumbing maintenance to work for this award-winning, acclaimed regional theatre located in beautiful Balboa Park. Job duties include: monitoring and troubleshooting boiler and HVAC units; appliance maintenance and repair; plumbing repair; preventive maintenance/repair on heating, ventilating, and air conditioning equipment; and electrical work including replacing and installing electrical components and equipment. Must have 5-7 years building maintenance experience; ability to read and understand schematics, blueprints, and procedure manuals. Flexible schedule including evening and weekend work required. Salary is based on experience. Full-time, benefited position. Must be able to pass a background check and have valid California Driver’s License and the ability to lift 50 lbs. Email resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe Theatre is accepting applications from experienced Sales Callers with positive attitudes for current openings for outbound subscription sales calls. Love of the arts a plus. Hourly base plus commission, nightly cash bonuses, and comp tickets. Sunday through Thursday evenings, 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. and Saturday mornings, 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.; minimum of five shifts and 17.5 hours per week required. On-site in beautiful Balboa Park. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Background check required.
The Old Globe theatre is seeking a conscientious individual to work as a part-time VIP valet parking attendant. Must be available to work Tuesday through Sunday evenings (5/6pm – 10/11pm), plus occasional dayshifts (12-5pm and special events) as needed. Pay is $12.50 per hour plus tips. A valid California driver's license in good standing and an insurable driving record are required. Valet experience is a must, preferably dealing with higher end vehicles. Must be able to operate manual transmission vehicles. Applicants should possess excellent communication skills, have great customer service experience, and be dependable. Email letter, resume, and an updated copy of driving record to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Place VIP Valet Parking Attendants in the subject line.
The Old Globe seeks part-time Security Guard for Theatre complex in Balboa Park. Requires excellent customer service skills and a driver's license with a clean driving record and current guard card. Must also be able to pass a background check. $12.00/hour plus ticket privileges. Shirt, rain gear, portable radio and flashlight provided. Must be available to work afternoons and evenings 7 days a week. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe Theatre seeks hourly part-time staff for cashiering and food preparation positions. Must be available to work Saturdays and Sundays, as early as 10:00am or as late as 11:00pm. Will work approximately 10-20 hours per week during productions. Bartending experience preferred, though not required. Previous food/beverage and customer service experience required. $11.50 per hour plus ticket privileges. To apply, email cover letter and resume, place PUB in the subject line, and sent to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe will not discriminate on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, gender identity, genetic information, sex or sexual orientation, or any other protected category in its hiring and employment practices, or in any other aspect of the employment relationship.