8 Feb 2021

Full-Time Director of Production

Peace Center  Greenville, South Carolina, United States

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Job Description

• Position: Director of Production
• Department: Production
• Status: Full-time Exempt
• Reports to: Vp of Operations



The Director of Production will oversee all aspects of the Production Department including:
Backstage operations, use and maintenance of production equipment and facilities; build and sustain a strong production team through recruiting, training, and evaluating all production department employees.

Work with VP of Operations in strategic planning and budgeting of capital projects involving production facilities.



  • Lead a strong, effective, and efficient Production team.
  • Liaison between The Peace Center and contracted stagehand organization(s).
  • Maintaining and reconciling departmental operating and capital budgets, as approved.
  • Assists all Peace Center departments with production related needs to include use of performance space and equipment.
  • Offer insight and expertise to inform better outcomes, as they relate to events and any production related planning.
  • Advance and negotiate technical riders with touring companies to assure best possible execution.
  • Procurement and maintenance of house production equipment.
  • Maintaining technical packets for Concert Hall, Gunter Theatre and TD Stage for use by road and touring companies.
  • Assist local/resident companies with production related needs at The Peace Center.
  • Maintaining a safe working environment for all performance areas, following standard building, electrical and fire codes.
  • Maintaining positive relationships and open lines of communications between production and all departments. Foster teamwork and collaboration across all departments.
  • Stay current on industry standards and trends as they pertain to theatrical sound and lighting control systems.
  • Maintain operating knowledge of house systems.
  • Working knowledge of operating and capital budget preparation and control procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in live theater production.
  • 5 Years supervisory experience related to production.
  • College degree in related field preferred.
  • Working knowledge of technical rider advance preparation.



  • Ability to lead others with confidence and integrity.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends.
  • Critical thinking and good judgement
  • Work well under pressure.
  • Ability to sit and stand for long periods of time.
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs.


Interested applicants should send a cover letter and their resumé to:



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Director of Production
  Peace Center
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