El Segundo Youth Drama
El Segundo, CA
EDUCATION | Production House | Concert / Event

Expires: 10/31/17

Job Dates

10/04/17 - 12/12/17


$600 - $900 Contact for Details

Job Announcement: Technical Director

The city of El Segundo Parks and Recreations Youth Drama Program is currently looking to hire a Technical Director for our children's theater program. Responsibilities include designing and building sets for 3-4 productions throughout the year, as well as general organization of technical and set materials. The Technical Director must be available for tech week, all performances and strike, and creating their own hours based on the availability of the space; compensation is a flat rate based on the scale of the production.

-Facilitate all technical aspects of the production
-Collaborate with the artistic team to develop designs, concepts, and settings
-Communicate regularly and openly with all colleagues
-Create, manage, and adhere to production budgets
-Maintain inventory of all equipment, materials, and expendables owned by ESYD
-Suggest key purchases to enrich the program and ensure quality production
-Manage and train technical staff and volunteers in industry best practices
-Prioritize safety in the application of all technical production aspects
-Assist the Propmaster in coordinating borrowed elements from partner theatres
-Provide budgetary oversight for costumes, props, and set dressings

-Work with artistic team to create a scenic design
-Design and communicate drawings with technical/artistic team (GP, elevation, perspective)
-Create a purchase list and check against ESYD inventory to determine materials needed
-Carry out (or delegate) purchasing of all elements and materials
-Oversee off-site building, load-in, onsite-building, and strike
-Train and manage assistants and volunteers in a safe and effective build

Check out photos form our past productions: https://www.facebook.com/ESRPDrama/


Alyssa Tyson


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(310) 524-2362

Business Address

300 E Pine Ave

El Segundo, CA 90245

Posted: 09/30/2017 22:28:54 EST

Last Updated: 12/10/2016 09:01 EST

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