Technical Director

Job #6010

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Job Type Full Time
Location Overland Park, Kansas
Field Technical Production
Post Date Feb 7, 2024
Salary $55,000
Summary

New Theatre & Restaurant, a premiere dining and entertainment company located in suburban Kansas City, is currently seeking a full-time year-round Technical Director to join our exceptional Design and Production Team! As a theatre artisan, and in collaboration with our team of professionals, this dynamic leadership role implements the creative initiatives of Designers and Directors using practical, workable solutions. Requires a range of experience or skills in Technical Theatre, including but not limited to carpentry, welding, rigging, paint, drapery, electrical, automation, etc.

Duties and Responsibilities:
-Direct the construction of scenery for five comedies or musicals each season.
-Supervise and direct production staff in the installation of constructed scenery at each changeover.
-Estimates, propose and control material and labor budgets.
-Estimate, propose and control departmental budgets.
-Account for all expenditures, compliance with established purchasing procedures.
-Responsible for compliance with all Federal, State and Local Wage and Labor Laws
-Regular opportunities exist for scenic design and lighting design assignments, which can be eligible for additional compensation.

Benefits:
-Deeply discounted Tickets
-Insurance- Employer contributed Health, Dental, Vision
-Personal/Vacation time
-Employee Recognition Bonus

Requirements

-Degree in Technical Theater required. Advanced degree preferred.
-Professional Technical Director experience or in a related field
-Military experience welcome

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