Technical Director

JOBS

Technical Director

Columbia Preparatory School
New York, NY 10025
US

CONTACT NAME

Jason Maracani

Job Details

CATEGORY

Technical

TITLE

Technical Director

DESCRIPTION

Columbia Preparatory School, located on the Upper West Side, is seeking a part-time Technical Director. Columbia Prep puts on 2 plays and 2 musicals each year, in addition to smaller events. The Technical Director will be expected to collaborate with the Scenic + Lighting Designer, Theatre and Music Department Faculty, and students in putting up these productions. +nbsp;Candidates are expected to commit from September 2017 through May 2018 and must be available on+nbsp;weekends, with some weekday hours necessary. An ideal candidate would be interested in committing to multiple years as part of the Theatre Department.

Specific Production Requirements:
-Turn design draftings into working construction drawings for carpenters.
-Budget scenic materials to be used in the production
-Participate in mid-process Production Meetings.
-Help unload lumber deliveries to the school
-Lead/Oversee weekend builds with over-hire carpentry team. The Technical Director will be responsible for constructing the sets for all four productions.
-Lead/Oversee striking all productions.

Requirements:
-Bachelor’s degree in Technical Theater and professional experience required.
-Proficient with AutoCAD or Vectorworks drafting.
-Ability to lead a carpentry team in fulfilling the designs of a given production.
-Candidates must also possess the ability to work patiently with students, to work independently, and to engage collaboratively with colleagues.
-Must have a valid driver’s license

-Experience with Sound/Audio Equipment is preferred.

How to Apply:
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and online portfolio to jmaracani@cgps.org.

DURATION

September 30, 2017 - May 31, 2018

SALARY

40/hour negotiable

HOW TO APPLY

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