Scene Shop Supervisor, Lecturer

Job #1863

Job Type Full Time
Location Columbus, Georgia
Field Education
Post Date May 21, 2021
Salary The annualized salary for this position is $35,000 and includes full benefits.

Scene Shop Supervisor, Lecturer

Job ID: 227644

Location: Columbus State University

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Summary
Columbus State University has an opening for a Scene Shop Supervisor / Lecturer in the Department of Theatre. Located primarily in the Riverside Theatre Complex on the RiverPark Campus, this position provides technical and teaching support in the areas of lighting, sound, and scenic design within the Department of Theatre.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Supervises Scene Shop, Theatre Practice, and Fundamentals of Technical Theatre (scenic and lighting/sound) students, as well as those students who are part of the crew for our seasonal productions
• Oversee a safe, healthy, and clean work/shop environment. This is a top priority and the Supervisor is vital in maintaining this environment for student-learning.
• Teach related technical courses
• Oversee construction of scenery; understands working drawings and elevations, cut lists, construction methods (e.g. welding, pneumatics, hand tools, power tools, adhesives, foam construction plastic, etc.)
• Maintains/repairs lighting equipment
• Maintains/repairs scene shop tools, equipment, and materials inventory
• Take a lead role in load-in, tech, and strike of all productions
• Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications
A terminal degree in theatre (MFA) is required for teaching responsibilities.

Proposed Salary
The annualized salary for this position is $35,000 and includes full benefits.

Contact Information
If you have any questions, please contact the Human Resources Office at 706-507-8920 or e-mail to

Conditions of Employment
A successful criminal background check will be required as a condition of employment.

Special Applicant Instructions
For fullest consideration, please submit your application immediately. Columbus State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, Committed to Diversity in Hiring.

All applications and required documents must be submitted using Columbus State University's online employment site and a complete packet must be submitted for full consideration.

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