We can always use volunteers on our team! Enthusiastic and detail-oriented volunteers assist our staff in three primary capacities: performance support, event support for fundraisers, and general office support. If you are interested in volunteering, please email Operations Manager Jake Stepansky and indicate how you would like to be involved: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are looking for Community Arts Youth Leaders from East Austin to support our performances at Givens Pool this summer! Youth Leaders will help us create a community arts performance by: interviewing the community; leading and managing others; representing your neighborhood; helping produce a show; and learning from and with professional Austin artists.
Open to local teens ages 15-20. Read more and apply here.
Joining the Forklift team represents an incredible opportunity to work closely with Forklift artists and play an integral role in the day-to-day administrative and artistic operations of our small and dynamic non-profit. Forklift staff provides professional and personal support and incorporates intern feedback to provide a positive learning experience.
Direct questions to Assistant Choreographer Gretchen LaMotte at email@example.com.
Ideal candidates will:
Forklift’s commitment to collaborative art-making as social practice requires flexibility and a willingness to work at unusual hours or to shift daily activities and schedule depending on what needs to be done and when our partners are available.
Forklift Danceworks is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Spanish speakers are particularly encouraged to apply. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, familial status, sexual orientation, national origin, ability, age, or veteran status.
Academic Credit & Stipends: We frequently work with college students interested in gaining experience working with a non-profit arts organization and will work with candidates to secure academic credit with your college or university. We may be able to provide local candidates with a small stipend.