Based in Seattle, WA
Local No. 15 of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE), representing stagehands in Western Washington, is seeking to hire a part-time Dispatcher. Our Dispatchers fill labor requests and make job assignments. We are seeking quick-thinking candidates with strong people skills as well as computer skills. Our Dispatchers deal directly with our members and permit holders, and must be able to deal in a professional and impartial manner with all types of people.
Dispatch is at times a fast-paced environment. Our Dispatchers must be have strong attention to detail and be able to remain calm in sometimes high-stress situations. Work is generally done from our offices in the Seattle Labor Temple in Seattle’s Belltown neighborhood but may also be done from home.
The starting hourly rate is $22.99 including benefits. After 6 months, the hourly wage increases to $25.06. Work schedule is seasonal and dependent on the volume of work orders. Must be available weekends and evenings.
High School diploma or equivalent required. Previous dispatching and/or theatre background is a plus, but not required. Background checks required to complete hiring.
Dispatchers are represented by the Communications Workers of America.
Please send a resumé and cover letter to: Mylor Treneer, Business Agent, IATSE Local No. 15, 2800 1st Avenue #231, Seattle, WA 98121; or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org; or by fax to 206-448-5325.
Deadline for application is Friday, April 28, 2017.
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