Associate Technical Director

Job #6475

Job Type Full Time
Location Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Field Technical Production
Post Date May 14, 2024
Salary $52,000

Associate Technical Director - PlayMakers Repertory Company (PRC) (LORT D), Chapel Hill, North Carolina, seeks a highly motivated Associate Technical Director (ATD) for their 2024-2025 season.

The ATD primary responsibilities are to assist in the planning and construction of all PRC productions and assist in ensuring that the work performed, is executed professionally and efficiently according to the prescribed standards. The ATD will also have responsibilities relating to design analysis, budget management and reporting, personnel management, scheduling, supervision of scenery construction, collaborating with other production and technical departments, equipping and maintaining all shop areas, and purchasing materials. The ATD will also act as Technical Director for one to two shows per season and instruct graduate and undergraduate students in the Scene Shop.

Apply online at: Questions; contact: Michael Rolleri, Production Manager at:


Position requires MFA in Theater or a relevant post-baccalaureate degree and 3-5 years of comparable experience. Previous experience supervising, theatrical scenery construction, theatrical rigging, and motion control required. Must have a working knowledge of construction skills, ie, woodworking and metalworking, understanding of structural analysis and the operation of a wide variety of shop equipment. A working knowledge of Microsoft Office, AutoCAD are also required.