Landmark School is hiring a Technical Theatre Director for the 2019-20 school year. The Tech Director works in conjunction with the Theatre, Dance, and Music sub departments, under direction of the Performing Arts Department Head. The ideal candidate will promote the school’s mission through application of technical theatre.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Plan, direct, and supervise all theatre events, including scheduling, organization, set up, presentation, tear down, and storage in conjunction with Landmark faculty and staff.
Maintain an accurate master calendar of all events and serve as a contact person and resource for all faculty, staff, and administration in planning events and rehearsals.
Coordinate the technical demands of productions, performances, and events.
Establish and maintain standards of student behavior needed to achieve an optimal learning atmosphere in the classroom.
Attend and participate in professional meetings, including production and department meetings, and professional development.
Complete other tasks and duties as assigned by the Performing Arts Department Head.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong content knowledge in Drama and the workings of the technical theatre
Secure knowledge of best practices in the Theatre
Working knowledge of the following areas: audio and sound reinforcement, construction and set design, lighting design, stage rigging, stage management and/or production management, and clear understanding of professional standards of stage safety. Willing to become proficient in current equipment through the summer months.
Strong classroom management skills
Ability and desire to work collaboratively with members of the Performing Arts Dept.
Excellent writing and communication skills
Excellent organizational skills with a strong degree of self-direction and motivation (time, budget, and equipment management)
Capable of competently operating technology
Ability to drive full size pickup truck
Interested candidates should email a resume Scott Jamieson, Director of Faculty Recruiting and Hiring, at email@example.com.