OLC is seeking a Local Hire (Brownsville area) Casting Assistant for a temporary assignment, our upcoming feature film, Skydance.
Looking for a smart, organized, fast learner with great communication (written and oral) & people skills and a positive attitude to assist with local Principal and Extras Casting.
Duties include but are not limited to: researching local talent, posting casting notices, recruiting new talent, scheduling interviews & auditions, heavy outgoing and incoming phone work booking talent, maintaining organized casting lists, taking photos of talent, data entry, working with online talent database, checking in talent on set, reviewing talent paperwork, coordinating with Producers and Assistant Directors, running errands (MUST have good knowledge of local area) and much more.
Work would require FULL AVAILABILITY for duration of Prep and Shoot. Work days average between 10-14 hours per day and we will be working a (6) day work week (Monday-Saturday with Sunday off). Work times vary based on production shooting schedule and will likely include some very late nights & very early mornings.
Interview date: Thursday, July 12
Work start date: mandatory intern trial run on either Friday, July 13 or Saturday, July 14. IF hired, you would start work on Monday, July 16.
Work finish date: Job ends on Saturday, July 18
Pay rate is $123.25 per day
Previous Casting experience helpful but not required. Non-smoker only!
Please send resume with list if relevant experience or qualifications along with a cover email ASAP to: onlocationcastingTX@yahoo.com with subject line as Brownsville Casting Assistant. LOCAL HIRES ONLY!!