Instructor in Technical Theatre and Design

Job #1875

Job Type Full Time
Location Portales, New Mexico
Field Technical Production
Post Date May 24, 2021
Salary 40,000-60,000

Full-time Instructor in Technical Theatre and Design


Duties and Responsibilities:
• Technical Direction and Design for four productions per academic year
• Management of the University Theatre Center shops and venues
• Design (scenic, lighting, costume) and construction for all productions
• Teaching one course (3 credit hours) in technical theatre and design, and/or other courses based on departmental needs and ¾ teaching release for TD/Design duties per semester
• Other duties as assigned

Minimum Job Requirements:
• Master’s degree required. Consideration will be given to work experience as well as
formal education
• Interpersonal and organizational skills to coordinate with colleagues and students
to accomplish production design and construction within designated production schedules and
• Interact with students to mentor their development in technical theatre in and outside the
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
All aspects of stagecraft and theatrical design including: lighting, theatrical fly systems (weighted and electrical), projection, set design and construction, costuming, and sound

Application Review: Open Until Filled
Must pass a pre-employment background check.
Include the following docs along with online application: letter of interest, resume, contact info for three references, transcripts (unofficial for application purposes). EEO/AA Employer