The Gateway
Bellport, NY
Production House

Expires: 03/09/18

Job Dates

Year Round


47k/Year, plus housing per week

The Gateway Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County is seeking a full-time Technical Director for its 2018 season.
We no longer operate on a true summerstock schedule


Oversee all activities and safety of the Scenic Department
Coordinate with the PM, Director, SM, Scenic Coordinator and designers of each production to determine the needs and feasibility for each production
Work with the PM to prepare budget estimates, build schedules, rental refurbs for scenic elements.
Create/draft construction drawings for some Main Stage sets as needed (we do not build all shows)
Scheduling of carpenter, and paint crew in conjunction with Production Management
Supervise all scenic change-overs with a crew consisting of Assistant Technical Director, Shop Foreman, Scenic Artist, 5 Carpenters, 2 Apprentices and 4 Interns, at the height of the summer
Maintain a safe, secure, clean organized office, shop and work space


Prior TD experience a must
Ability to run a crew, working on multiple projects at one time
Should have knowledge of professional digital drafting programs, set construction, and rigging (hemp house and counter weight systems). Welding skills a plus
Capacity to solve problems
Good communication skills
Understanding of the artistic process
Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others
Ability to prioritize, multi-task and work quickly and accurately with attention to detail
Drivers license


Brian Loesch

Production Manager



(631) 286-0555

Business Address

215 S Country Rd.

Bellport, NY 11713

Posted: 02/16/2018 19:28:00 EST

Last Updated: 02/20/2018 12:27 EST

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