22 Jun 2022

Full-Time

Assistant Technical Director

Columbia University School of the Arts  New York, New York, United States

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Job Description


Position Summary

Works with the Technical Director to oversee planning and execution of scenic and technical designs for 40+ productions in a season in multiple venues.

This is a temporary full-time position from September 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023.


Responsibilities

  • Works with the Technical Director to oversee planning and execution of scenic and technical designs for 40+ productions in a season in multiple venues.
  • In collaboration with Production Management, supervise the development of detailed and correct working plans/drawings for the physical productions based on plans submitted by artistic staff; provide creative solutions to production problems that are within the scope of budgetary, labor and schedule parameters.
  • Ensures the safe and accurate installation of all physical elements of up to 19 student productions per year in the performance spaces.
  • Ensures safe operating procedures in accordance with OSHA and other regulatory agencies protocols in the performance spaces.
  • Coordinates production logistics as the on-site supervisor at the performance spaces.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND/OR EXERCISED

Receives direct supervision from the Technical Director. Supervises over-hire and student workers in the safe and accurate installation of all physical elements of the production in the performance spaces.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required.
  • At least two-years field experience in theatre is preferred.
  • Demonstrated skill in scene shop management and scenic element construction preferred.
  • Flexible work schedule required, with evening and weekend hours as assigned by Production Manager.

Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.


 

How to Apply

Apply via opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/526733/assist…↗↗

 

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Assistant Technical Director
Columbia University School of the Arts
 New York, New York, United States
https://artjobs.artsearch.us/job/assistant-technical-director/

Job Categories: Theatre. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: assistant director, performing arts, technical director, and university. States: New York.
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