Intern - Props Department
RWS & AssociatesNew York, NY
Part Time Paid Internship
RWS & Associates is a full service, worldwide production company that provides the very best in custom design as well as pre-packaged events and live shows for corporations, theme parks, cruise ships, resorts, and the fashion industry. Established in 2003, RWS & Associates was built from the ground up through the dedication and devotion of a hard working team. We have experienced continued growth embracing our mission, Making Entertainment Matter.
Who we're looking for…
RWS & Associates is currently seeking a Props Department Intern to assist with logistics and administration needs.
About the role…
Reporting to the Director of Technical and Design, the Props Intern will assist in facilitating props logistics for theme park, cruise line and corporate event accounts. Interns become familiarized with important theatrical props vendors, practices and paperwork necessary to work in the New York theater scene (assisting on a show design, working in a build shop or rental house, freelance prop work). This is an opportunity for students and aspiring professionals.
¥ Organizing inventory of property stock
¥ Labeling props
¥ Creating shipment manifests and assisting in shipping
¥ Sourcing, shopping, purchasing/returning pieces and supplies
¥ Updating and managing expense reports
¥ Willingness to learn theatrical prop skills: basic crafting, thrifting, paper design
What you bring…
¥ Dependability and excellent time management skills
¥ Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. Other program experience a plus
¥ Extremely detail-oriented and responsible
Work three (3) business days per week- exact days of the week are flexible. We have opportunities for school credit or daily stipend- all intern positions receive a monthly Metrocard regardless of school credit or stipend received. Office hours are 9am-5pm. Opportunity is available year round and there are opportunities for immediate placement!
Please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@ rwsandassociates.com by October 10, 2016. Please include: RWS Props Department Intern in the email subject line. Email submissions only. Via email:
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