Description

Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Job Type:
Contract

Pay Range: $15
Organization's Mission: Craft Lake City® is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Our mission is to educate, promote and inspire local artisans while elevating the creative culture of the Utah arts community through science, technology and art.
Announcing Participating Exhibitors at the
13th Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival
Presented By Harmons

Craft Lake City® is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Our mission is to educate, promote and inspire local artisans while elevating the creative culture of the Utah arts community through science, technology and art.
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: Craft Lake City is an equal opportunity employer. Craft Lake City will not discriminate and will take measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, social class, physical ability or attributes, neurodiversity, religion and national origin. Individuals from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply.
Position Summary: Craft Lake City is looking for DIY Festival Production Assistants who will work as a team to set up and tear down the Craft Lake City DIY Festival. The Production Assistant is expected to remain on-site for key dates in the production schedule and to be on-call for troubleshooting issues and supporting the Festival team throughout the Festival dates. The Production Assistant will also have a great chance to work with a supportive team of individuals who allow Craft Lake City to create a unique festival for our community and interact with wonderful Festival volunteers.

This is a contract, festival-specific position with a commitment of working August 13-15, 2021, with additional preparation shifts in the 2-4 weeks prior to the festival. The DIY Festival Production Assistant is required to be onsite for the duration of the DIY Festival, so working long hours in potentially extreme heat are factors to consider and keep in mind when applying for this position.
Primary Responsibilities: Qualifications:
-Must have previous event production experience
-Previous experience working in extreme temperatures and/or inclement weather
-Exceptional organizational skills & self-discipline
-Must enjoy physically demanding work in a team-centered environment
-Desire to be involved in producing a creative experience for exhibitors and patrons alike
-HONESTY—ability to accept responsibility when mistakes are made
-Knows how to spell “team player” without an “I” or “me”
-Ability to adapt and be flexible to the various tasks and situations of a not-for-profit world
-Enthusiasm for collaborating or creating a project with complete execution, including refinement
-Ability to perform under stress; stress management skills
-Ability to manage crowds
-Must be friendly and attentive
-Must be able to lift and carry 25-50 lbs and do hands-on physical work
-Must be able to stand on their feet for upwards of 12 hours a day
-Must be able to walk 10 or more miles each day
-Must be able to endure summer temperatures of 90 degrees and above
Desired Qualifications: Requirements:
-Must attend all scheduled staff meetings
-Must be able to commit to working the DIY Festival week, August 13-15, 2021
-Flexibility/willingness to attend production preparation sessions in the 2-4 weeks prior to the festival, based on staff availability
Benefits / Why Work With Us: Craft Lake City is a non-profit organization that lives to champion the local maker scene. Craft Lake City’s flagship event is the annual DIY Festival held each year in August. We also offer year-round programming that includes workshops, exhibits, and other special events. If you are community-minded and interested in DIY culture, take a look at the opportunities below. You might be a great fit and just who we’re looking for!
How to Apply: https://craftlakecity.com/about/join-us/
Location: Salt Lake City

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Contact: Craft Lake City
Email: krystal@craftlakecity.com
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