Assistant Technical Director

Job #346

Job Type Full Time
Location Birmingham, Alabama
Field Technical Production
Post Date 17 October 2019

The Assistant Technical Director is responsible for working with the Technical Director and design team to construct scenery for individual productions. This role also researches materials and processes to be used in the construction and procurement of scenery, and trains and supervises student crews in scenic construction techniques.

About the University of Alabama at Birmingham

UAB, the largest research institution in the state of Alabama, is internationally renowned for our intensely collaborative culture that has—for nearly five decades—produced continual breakthroughs in education, healthcare, research and service.


  • A Bachelor's degree in Theatre Arts or a related field; MFA in appropriate field preferred (work experience may NOT substitute for education)
  • Three years of related experience
  • Working knowledge of MS Office
  • Proficiency with Auto CAD or Vectorworks (or equivalent drafting software) is helpful