Theatrical House Electrician

Job #2516

Job Type Full Time
Location Fort Collins, Colorado
Field Technical Production
Post Date Nov 14, 2021
Salary $41,000 - $44,000/year

The School of Music, Theatre and Dance at Colorado State University is seeking an experienced House Electrician with significant professional experience in theatre or opera, and experience in an academic setting. Hours are flexible; some evenings and weekends are required during rehearsal and production runs.

CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.


• Bachelor degree (BA, BFA) in Theatre, Theatre Design and Production emphasis.
• Knowledge and experience in technical areas of theatre lighting and projections; basic computer and digital media skills.
• Knowledge of Computer Aided Drafting software for lighting (Vectorworks and/or WYSIWYG, Lightwright).
• Ability to interact and communicate effectively with others and understand common vocabulary among artisans is a must. Evidence of organization, self-motivation, and self-sufficiency.
• Physical strength, coordination, and flexibility to climb ladders/trestles and be able to load in theatrical lighting equipment (team-lift heavier equipment). Must be able to work at any height.