Technical Director

Summary:
Reporting to the Production Manager and Associate Artistic Director, Technical Director (TD) will lead the scenic department.
 
Job ID/Number:
A7841
 
Posted Date:
12/6/2018
 
Job Location:
Peoria, AZ
 
Position Type:
Full-time
 
Division:
Technical Production
 
Description:

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Technical Director
Arizona Broadway Theatre
Peoria, Arizona

 

Reporting to the Production Manager and Associate Artistic Director, Technical Director (TD) will lead the scenic department.  The TD will annually build, and maintain sets for eight productions.  S/he will estimate the expense of time, labor and materials to execute set designs; and supervise and guide all scene shop employees in the construction of the sets.  S/he will complete set builds within budget, and operate and maintain correct and safe rigging of all movable scenery.  The Technical Director will maintain a safe and sanitary work environment and, above all, will achieve the artistic goals of ABT and the Scenic Designer.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced TD with a bachelor’s degree who can willingly adapt to changing assignments as required in a dynamic, collaborative, fast moving workplace. S/he will be one who is capable of meeting deadlines and has the ability to listen, observe, react, collaborate, and effortlessly incorporate new information. A good sense of humor is an asset!

The selected candidate will also demonstrate the following proficiencies:

-CAD and manual drafting, carpentry, welding, rigging, scenic construction techniques and production scheduling.

-Strong organizational, technical, supervisory, and communication skills.

 

For consideration for this position, please e-mail a resume and cover letter to Arizona Broadway Theatre’s human resources department at the following address.  barb@azbroadway.org