Technical Director

Summary:
The Clarence Brown Theatre seeks Technical Director to oversee technical operations and activities associated with the CBT and University of Tennessee’s Department of Theatre.
 
Job ID/Number:
A7901
 
Posted Date:
1/29/2019
 
Job Location:
Knoxville, TN
 
Position Type:
Full-time
 
Division:
Technical Production
 
Description:

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Technical Director
The Clarence Brown Theatre, University of Tennessee
Knoxville, Tennessee

 

The Clarence Brown Theatre seeks Technical Director to oversee technical operations and activities associated with the CBT and University of Tennessee’s Department of Theatre. TD ensures successful interpretation, engineering, realization, and safety of all scenic designs.  Directly responsible for management and operation of scene shop and staff.  Strong collaboration and solution orientated thinking needed.  Oversees builds and strikes, budgeting, and scheduling.  Facilitates technical rehearsals.  Assists and mentors graduate design students.  Serves as Safety Officer and ensures safe working environments.  Work schedule includes weekend, night, and holiday hours.

 

Minimum Qualifications:  MFA and 2 years technical theatre experience   OR   BA/BFA and 5 years technical theatre experience   OR  Equivalent Professional Technical Theatre Experience (10 years).  Computer drafting, engineering, and rigging skills.

 

Ideal Start Date : June/July 2019.Application review begins Feb. 11, 2019.Open until filled.

 

Competitive salary and excellent benefits.

 

For more information and to apply :

https://ut.taleo.net/careersection/ut_system/jobdetail.ftl?job=190000003S&tz=GMT-05:00

 

The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of, race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.