New York, NY

Expires: 03/07/18

Job Dates

09/19/17 - 05/31/18


Competitive Hourly biweekly

Job 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.

-Bachelors 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 drivers 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.


Jason Maracani

Design and Production Faculty

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(212) 749-6200

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New York, NY 10025

Posted: 09/07/2017 00:24:18 EST

Last Updated: 12/09/2016 10:00 EST

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