Opportunities at BRIC
BRIC is a leading arts and media institution anchored in Downtown Brooklyn whose work spans contemporary visual and performing arts, media, and civic action. For over forty years, BRIC has shaped Brooklyn’s cultural and media landscape by presenting and incubating artists, creators, students, and media makers. As a creative catalyst for their community, BRIC ignites learning in people of all ages and centralizes diverse voices that take risks and drive culture forward. BRIC is building Brooklyn’s creative future.
BRIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, military and veteran status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot be used as a basis for an employment decision.
Note: No telephone calls for position inquiries please. Please see instructions for application provided with each posting.
Green Team - BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! - 2023
BRIC seeks Green Team Staff whose primary responsibilities include daily clean-up of all site and restroom facilities for the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival to ensure an excellent audience experience of the venue.
Security Guard, BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! 2023
BRIC seeks Security Guards who will provide a safe and respectful environment by executing a tactful security plan while also ensuring a positive customer experience.
Bilingual-Spanish Speaking Teaching Artist (Visual Arts and Media) - Part-time
BRIC seeks innovative and experienced Teaching Artists with an active creative practice in visual arts and/or media, for school day and afterschool media residencies in New York City public schools and community centers. BRIC works with over 40 schools serving 400 students Pre-K through high school, in the following fields: Printmaking, bookmaking, painting, murals, sculpture, site-specific installation, mosaic, public art, digital photography, textile, mixed media, video production, animation, digital photography and podcasting.
Seasonal Stage Manager, BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! - 2023
BRIC seeks a Seasonal Stage Manager to join the festival team in early May 2023 to prepare and create an excellent artist experience, prep artist backstage areas for each performance, ensure smooth, on-time, stage/backstage operations, and handling of artist concerns.
Director of Community Media
BRIC seeks a Director of Community Media to further actualize the BRIC mission, vision and strategic plan through programmatic departments at BRIC including: Brooklyn Free Speech Community Producer Services and Community Producer Services. The Director of Community Media will also play a key role in managing the relationships with the cable companies and exploring revenue opportunities.
Senior Manager, Residencies
BRIC seeks a Senior Manager, Residencies to act as a key member of the Youth Education Team who will establish strong relationships and communication with partner organizations while overseeing and supporting a roster of 30-40 Teaching Artists to deliver visual arts and media residencies to schools, community centers and partner institutions.
Chief Program Officer
Reporting to the President, BRIC seeks a Chief Program Officer who will act as a member of the Executive team and will be responsible for the vision and direction of all creative output, the management and oversight of all programmatic initiatives and teams and licensed and original intellectual property of BRIC.
Lead Art Handler, Production Manager
BRIC seeks a Lead Art Handler, Production Manager to oversee the installation of art exhibitions and events in the BRIC House galleries and public areas. The Lead Art Handler, PM will collaborate with curators, artists, outside galleries and institutions to plan the installation and production of 3-4 exhibitions annually across onsite and offsite BRIC exhibition spaces
Audio Technician (Part-time)
BRIC seeks Audio Technicians (Part-time), who will establish and ensure that BRIC productions meet industry standard audio excellence for in-person events at BRIC House Ballroom, Stoop, and field productions, on an "as needed" basis.
BRIC seeks a Production Manager to execute several overlapping events throughout the year using in-person, hybrid, or virtual formats for the Performing Arts, Contemporary Arts, Community Media, Education, Administration & Development, and Rentals. Reporting to the Director of Production, the Production Manager plays a critical role in serving BRIC’s community-centered mission in a way that is sustainable within the operational resources of BRIC.
Media Instructor, Part-Time
BRIC seeks an experienced and energetic adult educator to teach a variety of in-person and online media classes. Courses include: Television Studio Production, Video Production in the Field, Video Editing (Premiere, DaVinci), Narrative & Documentary Filmmaking, Intro to Podcasting, Motion Graphics (After Effects & Nuke) among others. For a full list of classes we offer, please visit bricartsmedia.org/bme.
Operations Coordinator, Community Media Brooklyn Free Speech
BRIC seeks an Operations Coordinator to organize, maintain, and supply BRIC’s community media center physical facilities, and support both Public Equipment and Education as needed.
Chief Financial Officer
BRIC seeks an experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to provide strategic financial leadership and direction to the organization. The CFO will be responsible for overseeing all financial functions, including accounting, budgeting, forecasting, cash management, audit, and compliance.
Public Safety Officer (Full Time)
BRIC seeks a full time Public Safety Officer to oversee safety and enforce rules in BRIC House, with a focus on the public lobby and Media Center.
BRIC is committed to nurturing, educating, and exposing the next generation of contributors, professionals, and leaders entering the field of arts and media through our internship program.
Our high school internships are arranged through schools. Established school internship programs interested in placing students at BRIC should contact BRIC Education.
Production Intern BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! 2023
BRIC seeks Production Interns to provide support to the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival production team throughout a summer of performing arts programming at the Lena Horne Bandshell in Prospect Park. The team is committed to high-level production values and safety, and Production Interns are expected to contribute to a positive artist, audience, and co-worker experience.