Career Posting: Marketing & Community Engagement Coordinator

January 6, 2023

The Vernon & District Performing Arts Centre (VDPAC) has an immediate opening for a Marketing & Community Engagement Coordinator to join our dedicated and highly-accomplished staff as a key member of our Marketing & Community Engagement department.

Reporting to the Marketing Director, the Marketing & Community Engagement Coordinator supports the promotion of VDPAC’s annual SPOTLIGHT Season, annual outreach activities & community engagement initiatives. The Marketing & Community Engagement Coordinator will develop and implement initiatives to grow VDPAC’s audiences and deepen our engagement with our community.

Our ideal candidate will demonstrate professional experience in marketing, preferably in the arts or non-profit sectors; will possess excellent, articulate spoken and written communication skills in English; experience with community engagement and relationship building; a personal commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion learning and practices; and be a dynamic team player able to interpret, produce & meet VDPAC’s strategic marketing & public messaging objectives.

For additional position details and how to apply, click here.

Career Posting: Assistant Technical Director (Part Time+)

December 8, 2022

The Vernon & District Performing Arts Centre (VDPAC) has an immediate opening for a creative, experienced, career-oriented ASSISTANT TECHNICAL DIRECTOR (ATD) to join our dedicated and highly-accomplished staff as a key member of our Technical Department.

The VDPAC Society operates the beautiful 750-seat, (500 main, 250 balcony), proscenium theatre and onsite Marie Fleming Studio, (rehearsal hall, recording studio/small performance venue), as both the Okanagan’s premiere Presenter, (annual SPOTLIGHT Season), and busy rental facility, (235 dates in 2019); with our own Ticket Seller box office; and in-house HD Video & Digital Audio recording & streaming production capabilities, (Visit: www.vdpac.ca & www.ticketseller.ca).

Candidates will have proven technical theatre production experience; assist & support VDPAC’s Technical Directors in any & all technical department functions; be experienced lighting and/or sound operators; assist in the scheduling, supervision & mentoring of casual technical trainees, backstage crew & temporary student placements; will be highly organized, detailed, thorough, & excellent communicators in assisting with touring company crews, local user groups & VDPAC’s professional SPOTLIGHT Presentations; will assist with concert & event staging, as well as Building Maintenance staff; and will help ensure best practices in the safe operation of the technical equipment & the theatre in general are employed and adhered to consistently.

For additional position details and how to apply, click HERE

Career Posting: Theatre Technicians (Casual)

December 8, 2022

The Vernon & District Performing Arts Centre (VDPAC) has immediate openings for creative, experienced, career-oriented THEATRE TECHNICIANS (Casual) to join our dedicated and highly-accomplished staff as a key support staff for our busy Technical Department.

Candidates will have proven technical theatre production experience; will assist & support VDPAC’s two Technical Directors & Assistant Technical Director in any & all technical department functions; will be experienced lighting and/or sound operators; will be highly organized, detailed, thorough, & excellent communicators in assisting with touring company crews, local user groups & VDPAC’s professional SPOTLIGHT Presentations; will assist with concert & event staging; and will help ensure best practices in the safe operation of the technical equipment & the theatre in general are employed and adhered to consistently.

For additional position details and how to apply, click HERE