Westtown School, a Quaker, Pre-K -12th grade, co-ed, private, college preparatory day and boarding school, located in Chester County PA., offers a challenging and diverse curriculum that emphasizes action-based education, critical thinking, collaboration, service, and social action. Committed to character innovation since 1799, Westtown inspires and prepares graduates to become stewards and leaders of a better world.
The school seeks a Technical Theater Assistant Manager who will be responsible for supporting events in the Barton-Test Theater that are not part of the Upper and Middle School theater and dance curriculum. These events will include music, concerts, movies and lectures, collection, and rentals. The Technical Theater Assistant Manager works with the Auxiliary Programs department, the Technical Theater Director, and across the divisions and will also provide sound support for the Upper School theater productions.
Responsibilities will include:
Managing the schedule and staffing for the Barton-Test Theater
Working with Auxiliary Programs to supervise all non-Westtown events in the theater
Coordinate technical support for all music programs, Lower school programs, and non-theater or dance related Upper and Middle school programs
Supervise tech for Upper School Joint Collection
Supervise sound design for Upper school theater and Dance performances
Maintains the theater and lighting and sound equipment
Provide technical support for campus events and summer programs
Assists with lighting design and instruction of students as needed
Candidates should have:
Minimum of two years professional experience in light and sound design and stage carpentry.
Familiar with OSHA best practices and industry safety standards.
Experienced with sound mixing and manual sound design, as well as ETC Ion console for lighting design
This Full Time position will work a mix of day, evening, and weekend hours to meet the needs of the school. On-campus housing is available.
Interested qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to: Lana Valenzuela, Director of Human Resources at http://tiny.cc/westtown_careercenter and select Show All Job Openings.