Technical Director

Job #2288

Job Type Full Time
Location Des Moines, Iowa
Field Technical Production
Post Date Sep 14, 2021
Salary Position starts at $50,000

The Technical Director is primarily responsible for supervision and implementation of all scenic elements, translating design into construction to support a director’s vision, in a professional and artistic manner within the limitations of the Playhouse’s schedule, budget and talent resources.

The Technical Director must be a compassionate, passionate, and dynamic leader with experience producing high quality theatre while facilitating an individual and communal transformational process with people of diverse racial, ethnic, economic, LGBTQIA+ backgrounds.


Education – Bachelor’s Degree, completion of trade program or equal industry experience
Construction for theatre – 2+ years
Understanding of Theatrical rigging
Communication and Organizational Skills