30 Mar 2023


Technical Theatre Assistant

NSU University School

 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

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Job Description

Technical Theatre Assistant

NSU University School

NSU University School is currently accepting applications for a Technical Theatre Assistant. Qualified candidate will have the commitment to the Vision and Mission of NSU University School; the willingness to work in a collegial manner and ability to communicate effectively with faculty, staff, and parents; experience and demonstrated success in teaching students grades 6-12; mastery of creative and diverse methods of teaching, learning and assessment; engaging, innovative approach to teaching and the ability to nurture artistic expression meaningful and relevant by inspiring students in a positive, nurturing environment; experience with developing curriculum incorporating 21st Century Skills and the ability to work collaboratively. The successful candidate will be energetic and creative and possess a vision for excellence in the arts, a strong work ethic, and a desire to achieve success.


Education and Experience:

  • 2 years of experience in sound/theater production
  • Additional education and experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience may be substituted for the above requirements.
  • Proficiency in audio, video, carpentry/rigging and/or lighting techniques and equipment.
  • Ability to read and understand industry specific paperwork.
  • Ability to be receptive and follow directions.
  • General understanding of backstage procedures and protocols.
  • Detail oriented, good follow-through, and effective communication skills.

Technical Theatre responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist Technical Theatre Coordinator with day-to-day operations of scene shop and backstage.
  • Assist Technical Coordinator with all Load-ins, strikes and technical rehearsals.
  • Assist the Technical Theatre Coordinator with stage set-up needs; work with Operations staff to coordinate equipment movement, rigging, and other technical needs.
  • Assist the Technical Theatre Coordinator with concerts and shows during the school year to include lighting design, sound engineering, rigging, and set construction.
  • Provide lighting, sound and technical services for performances, events, and related functions during and after regular school hours to include concerts, parent events, lower school productions, etc.
  • Monitors and Quality Control set construction for USchool productions.
  • Provide technical guidance and instruction to student crews and operations staff as needed.
  • Ensures organization and maintenance of the arts facilities including proper storage of equipment as per fire marshal requirements, climate, cleaning, and general maintenance.
  • Monitors inventory levels of supplies and equipment as necessary for the purpose of assisting the Director with ordering, receiving, and maintaining inventory of materials.

To apply please send the following documents to uschoolarts@nova.edu

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter


Full-Time Job in Education:
Technical Theatre Assistant
NSU University School
 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

Job Categories: Education. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: assistant, lighting, performing arts, sound, technical, technical theatre, and theatre. States: Florida.
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