About the Position
Position #: 21628
OrganizationUpTown Waterloo Jazz Festival
Position: Production Director - Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival
Location: 22 King Street South, Waterloo, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: Sunlife Financial Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival provides a stellar cultural experience in Waterloo Region through the delivery of accessible jazz music. This cannot be done without the many talented individuals who work together to support us through board or committee work or who donate their time throughout the three-day festival, ensuring that interactive dialogue, education and unique/innovative artistic programming is brought to the community.
Description: If you have technical expertise and experience with festivals, this is the perfect opportunity.

The Production Director is a board member position is responsible for all aspects of site production, including adjusting site plan to changing needs, creating and executing timeline for tasks (production schedules, rider requests, stage set up etc.), and communicating with AV supplier.
Training Details: Must be knowledgeable in production management. Administrative support of Festival Manager and support of sub-committee as needed.
Budget as approved by Board of Directors.
Working Conditions: Outside regardless of weather. Site must be set, maintained and then taken down. Physically demanding job. Your commitment to seeing tasks completed are critical to success of the Festival.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: Approximately 5 hours per month and 20 hours the month before the festival.
This position also requires attendance at monthly board meetings and the 3-day festival.
Special Event Start Date: 2020-07-17
Special Event End Date: 2020-07-19
Age: 25+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Technology, Special Events
Skill(s): Supervision, Project Management, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Constructing, Building
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://waterloojazzfest.com
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Cindy Kellett
Phone: 519-721-4587
Address: 22 King Street South Waterloo, N2J 1N8


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