Wig and Makeup Tech

Wig and makeup technician – South Coast Repertory is accepting resumes for a staff Wig and Makeup Technician for the 2015-2016 season.  The Wig & Makeup Technician’s primary responsibility is to act as run crew.  Other responsibilities include assisting the Wig and Makeup Supervisor in creating hairpieces and specialty makeups for all productions, show maintenance, inventory and maintenance of departmental equipment and stock, and occasional support of the wardrobe department when shows do not involve complex hair or makeup.  Requirements include previous experience in a theatrical setting, proven competence creating and maintaining wigs and hairpieces, a solid knowledge of theatrical makeup techniques, a positive attitude and strong people skills.  Previous wardrobe experience and/or hair cutting/styling skills are pluses.  Seasonal full-time contract runs mid-August to mid-June.  Benefits include vacation/sick pay, year-round medical/dental/vision and a retirement plan (403.b).  SCR values diversity in the workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Send a cover letter, resume, references and samples of previous work to Michele Jones Production Office Manager:  email Michele@scr.org, or mail to her attention c/o South Coast Repertory, P.O. Box 2197, Costa Mesa, CA 92628-2197. No phone calls please.