Job Type: 
Internship

Working with the staff of the Concerts Program, as part of the larger Department of Contemporary Art & MFA Programs, this position will support the planning, coordination and production of concerts in a variety of venues throughout the Museum. Intern candidates should be involved in a music industry or sound production related course of study. This internship will allow the student to gain experience with behind the scenes logistics of production and management of a public presentation.

The hours and days for this position are: Wednesdays July 2, 9, 23, 30, August 6, 13, 20, 27 and Thursday August 21 from 1-11pm. Participation at other musical events as warranted by intern’s availability is encouraged. (Class schedules that occasionally conflict with the variety of hours will not be considered a detriment to a candidate’s application.

Responsibilities:
• Day-of concert set-up and break-down of the PA as well as sound checks and performances
• General production support as needed

Requirements:
• Exceptional interpersonal skills, a willingness to work hard
• Attention to detail and punctuality a must
• Excellent oral communication skills
• Strong interest in sound industry, production and music
• Experience with, familiarity with, or desire to learn public programming or event planning
• Experience in fast paced, customer service oriented environments
• Ability to lift equipment and gear
• Flexibility and a willingness to learn and grow
• Ability to commit to 1 pm – 11 pm on Wednesdays July 2, 9, 23, 30, August 6, 13, 20, 27 and Thursday August 21 from 1-11 pm
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Exceptional interpersonal skills
• Ability to excel whether working independently or collaboratively
• Ability to attend orientation on either Tuesday May 27 (9:30 am - 12 pm) or Tuesday June 10 (9:30 am - 12 pm)

Period: 
Summer 2014
Department: 
Curatorial
Sub-Department: 
Contemporary Art and MFA Programs
Hours: 
TBD
Schedule: 
10 hours per concert. 1 pm – 11 pm on Wed, July 2, 9, 23, 30; Wed, Aug. 6, 13, 20,27 and Thursday Aug. 21