Employment

Company Auditions

Ballet West is an AGMA Company. The company contract includes Health, Dental and Life Insurance, Shoes, 401K Retirement Plan, and Part Time on site Physical Therapy. The Ballet West II contract includes performing and rehearsing with Ballet West, a weekly stipend with Workers Compensation Insurance, and shoes included. Potential company members must be U.S. citizens, or be able to obtain a U.S. visa and work permit.

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Ballet West Administration

Ballet West Administration offices are located in our temporary home at Trolley Square mall, during the expansion project for our eventual permanent home in the Jessie Eccles Quinney Ballet Centre, adjacent to the newly renovated Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City.  

See below for information about available posititions.


 Open Staff Positions

All qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume/CV and compensation history and compensation requirements to resume@balletwest.org.
No phone calls should be made to the Ballet West offices, or to Ballet West personnel, regarding job postings. 

Assistant Graphic Designer

SUMMARY

The Assistant Graphic Designer is responsible for providing graphic design and asset support to the head of Graphic Design for Ballet West.  The position reports to this individual.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design promotional materials in a look that is consistent with other Ballet West materials, including – but not limited to – ads, flyers, posters, postcards, brochures, and mailings.

  • Prepare electronic image files for use on the Ballet West website and in email programs

  • Assist in maintaining and cataloging the archive of Ballet West photos that come from photo shoots and performances.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED


  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills, attention to detail, and proofreading ability.
  • Ability to take direction well and work independently in a deadline-sensitive environment.
  • Solid time management and organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize and execute multiple activities at the same time. 
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and MS Office Suite.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the display of a cheerful, “can do” attitude.
  • Knowledge of ballet and the arts very helpful.

COMPENSATION

Ballet West offers a competitive hourly rate based upon the candidate’s experience. 

Please note – this is a part-time position (approximately 7-10 hours per week).

TO APPLY

All qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume/CV and compensation history and compensation requirements to resume@balletwest.org.

No phone calls should be made to the Ballet West offices, or to Ballet West personnel, regarding this job posting.  Only principal, qualified candidates will receive a response.

Ballet West is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, and it actively and enthusiastically seeks a diverse pool of candidates.