Shakespeare & Company

70 Kemble Street
Lenox, MA 01240
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Date Posted:
May 04, 2021

Region:
Western Massachusetts

Category:
Facilities/Security/Grounds

Type:
Seasonal

Facilities Associate, Memorial Day through Labor Day, 2021

Description:

Shakespeare & Company is committed to evolving its approach to diversity and inclusion to engender an active process and positive change toward race equity in its employment and artistry, seeking candidates who will embrace its vigorous commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity, and access as well as anti-racism initiatives. Applicants from groups historically underrepresented in theatre and theatre administration are strongly encouraged to apply.

Shakespeare & Company is also committed to a COVID safe environment: successful applicants will be tested before they start work and may be required to test weekly or more. The entire Company will be adhering to local, state and union safety protocols, where and when appropriate, throughout the season.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Lawn mowing;

· Trimming and weeding foliage;

· Raking;

· Maintaining drives and parking areas;

· Maintaining vehicles;

· Maintaining mechanical / plumbing /electrical systems;

· Performing light carpentry and painting;

· Assisting with event preparation and clean-up, serving as support staff when requested;

· Assisting with other general repair, cleaning and maintenance duties as assigned;

· Working to ensure that buildings and facilities are safe for occupancy when occupied;

· Working to ensure that buildings are secure when unoccupied;

· Supervising others on daily tasks as assigned;

· Working professionally with other employees of S&Co;

· Adhering to Company policies and procedures outlined in the Employee Handbook, includingits diversity and inclusion efforts;

· Adhering to Company COVID safety policies; and

· Taking responsibility for the care of the vehicles, tools and equipment used.

Qualifications:

· A completed COVID-19 vaccine regimen;

· Ability to lift 50 pounds;

· Valid driver’s license;

· Good communication skills;

· Experience with lawn maintenance equipment and/or HVAC / building systems preferred;

· A solid work ethic - good team player who has a good sense of humor.

How To Apply:

TO APPLY:

Candidates who possess the above qualifications, or transferrable skills, are encouraged to apply. Please send cover letter, resume, and email or other contact information for references.

By email: jobsearch@shakespeare.org (include: Position Title and Name)

By mail: Job Search
Shakespeare & Company
70 Kemble Street
Lenox, MA 01240

By fax: 413-637-4274

Shakespeare & Company is committed to the principles of equal employment and to providing equal employment opportunities. It is our intent to maintain an inclusive work environment free of harassment, discrimination, or retaliation on the basis of sex, gender, race, religion, color, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation, military service, veteran status, pregnancy or any other status protected by federal, state, or local laws.

Apply by:
May 10, 2021
Salary:
15.00
About this Organization:
Shakespeare & Company is a professional theater company dedicated to excellence in training, performance and education.