NOW HIRING: Festival Technical Director, Head of Sponsorship and Volunteer Coordinator!

Blue Canoe Productions is now hiring a Festival Technical Director, Head of Sponsorship and Volunteer Coordinator for The Juvenis Festival 2020! Apply by November 6th, 2019 at 5 pm. If you have any questions about the positions, The Juvenis Festival or the application process, please email    courtney.day@bluecanoetheatrical.ca.

Festival Technical Director

Position Details:

Job Title: Festival Technical Director

Job Type: Honorarium

Job Start Date: January 2020

Contract Duration: 5 months

 Job Description:

The Juvenis Festival’s Technical Director is in charge of scheduling tech weeks for Juvenis projects and overseeing technicians for each individual project. They will be working closely with the Managing Director to ensure the safety and technical efficiencies of each project.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Creating a Tech Week schedule for all necessary projects within The Juvenis Festival
  • Working closely with the Managing Director, and adhering to deadlines
  • Carrying out any technical tasks not completed by technicians including setting up sound systems, hanging/focusing lights, hanging masking, programming cues, etc…
  • All other job duties assigned by Managing Director 

How to apply:

Please send a resume and cover letter to courtney.day@bluecanoetheatrical.ca. Include “Festival Technical Director Application” in the subject of your email and please include in your email your availability for an interview between November 13 to November 20th, 2019. We will accommodate should you be unavailable during this time.

 Application Deadline:

November 6th, 2019 at 5pm.

Head of Sponsorship

Position Details:

Job Title: Head of Sponsorship

Job Type: Honorarium 

Job Start Date: January 2020

Contract Duration: 5 months

Job Description:

The Juvenis Festival Head of Sponsorship is in charge of developing and leading a sponsorship plan. The Head of Sponsorship will create a sponsorship package for the 2020 Festival, to be distributed to local establishments. 

 Responsibilities Include:

  • Overseeing production sponsorship, tourism sponsorship, cooperate donations, and individual donations. 
  • Supporting the development and execution of fundraising events as necessary. 
  • Working closely with the Juvenis Managing Director and meeting deadlines. 
  • Maintaining positive relationships with sponsors and partners of the Festival.

How to apply:

Please send a resume and cover letter to courtney.day@bluecanoetheatrical.ca. Please include “Head of Sponsorship Application” in the subject of your email and please include in your email your availability for an interview between November 13 to November 20th, 2019. We will accommodate should you be unavailable during this time.

 Application Deadline:

November 6th, 2019 at 5pm 

Volunteer Coordinator 

Position Details:

Job Title: Volunteer Coordinator 

Job Type: Honorarium 

Job Start Date: January 2020

Contract Duration: 5 months

Job Description:

The Juvenis Festival Volunteer Coordinator is in charge of sourcing and recruiting volunteers for the 2020 Festival. The Volunteer Coordinator will manage volunteers throughout the festival. 

 Responsibilities Include:

  • Overseeing the recruitment of volunteers 
  • Creating a volunteer schedule to be followed for the 2020 Festival. 
  • Encouraging team work, community and a positive attitude within the volunteer team. 
  • Communicating effectively with Volunteer Team and Managing Director. 
  • Keeping a record of Volunteer Hours to be consulted when signing for student hours. 

How to apply:

Please send a resume and cover letter to courtney.day@bluecanoetheatrical.ca. Please include “Volunteer Coordinator Application” in the subject of your email and please include in your email your availability for an interview between November 13 to November 20th, 2019. We will accommodate should you be unavailable during this time.

 Application Deadline:

November 6th, 2019 at 5pm