Rochester Institute of Technology Theater Actor in Rochester, New York


Position Title:

Theater Actor


NTID Cultural & Creative Studies

Detailed Job Description:

To develop, rehearse, and perform skits and other material (e.g., workshops) during outreach functions supported by NTID and its Performing Arts Program. Position requires ability to set up and take down various set, scenic, and prop items used during performances, and conducting load-in and load-out activities

Requisition Number:



National Technical Institute for the Deaf

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Required Application Documents:

Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae or Resume, Video samples (provide links to websites or YouTube)

Preferred Education Level:

Associates or Equivalent Experience

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Additional Details:

The hiring process for this position may require a criminal background check and/or motor vehicle records check. Any verbal or written offer made is contingent on satisfactory results, as determined by Human Resources. RIT does not discriminate. RIT promotes and values diversity, pluralism and inclusion in the work place. RIT provides equal opportunity to all qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, age, marital status, sex, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, veteran status or disability in its hiring, admissions, educational programs and activities. RIT provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities under the Rehabilitation Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the New York Human Rights Law, or similar applicable law. If you need reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to your application for employment at RIT, please contact the Human Resources office at 585-475-2424 or email your request to

Required Minimum Education Level:

Associates or Equivalent Experience

How To Apply:

In order to be considered for this position, you must apply for it at: . Click the link for search openings and in the keyword search field, enter the title of the position or the BR number.

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Required Minimum Qualifications:

Two years of prior work experience.

Development of skits and other related performance materials

Assist program in preparing props, scenic, and set items used during performances

Rehearse and perform outreach tours of productions to schools, organizations and other venues

Prepare workshop materials and lead workshop activities as requested during various outreach tours

The Theater Actor must have good communication skills, knowledge of theater performance expectations, and demonstrate a high level of performance ability. The Theater Actor needs either voicing skills, American Sign Language skills, or both as a requirement for this position.

Staff Job Function:

Performing Arts and Theater


Day, Night, Weekend