Technical Director/Designer

Job #2079

Job Type Full Time
Location Gunnison, Colorado
Field Education
Post Date Jul 20, 2021
Salary $44,000.00 - $45,000.00

Western Colorado University invites applications for the position of Technical Director of Theatre within the Communication Arts B.A. program. This is a full-time, 12-month, administrative position which oversees the maintenance and safe operation of two active theatres and related technical facilities; the organization, training and supervision of student assistants and stage managers; the teaching of one
to two courses per semester; and production design for Western’s theatre organization Western Theatre Company.

For more information on the Communication Arts Program, visit, and for more information on the Western Theatre Company, please visit


MA or MFA required. Experience as a technical director for college or professional theatre and skills in design and production management are highly desirable. Demonstrated interest in undergraduate education and excellence in teaching is a plus. Strong leadership, collaborative, organizational, and communication skills and the ability to form and supervise teams of students required.