Court Theatre
Chicago, IL

Expires: 12/11/18

Job Dates

Permanent (40 hrs/wk)


$19-22 (commensurate with experience) per hour

Job Description:

The Assistant Technical Director is responsible for working with the Technical Director in the planning, drafting, budgeting, construction, and installation of all theatrical scenery and special effects for all Court Theatre productions. Position will supervise Scene Shop Foreman and scene shop staff. This position is year-round, full-time (40hrs/wk).


-With Technical Director, analyze and price out scenic designs, engineer creative solutions to design challenges, and draft construction drawings
-Order materials + reconcile department spending
-Hire, schedule and manage labor pool and budget
-Supervise the build, load-in and strike of sets
-Construct sets and special effects
-Maintain shop tools and supplies
-Attend technical rehearsals and production meetings as needed
-Perform routine repair and maintenance on running shows
-Coordinate schedules for build and load-in with related production departments and facilitate communication between departments.

Full Job Description and Requirements can be found here: https://uchicago.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/External/job/Hyde-Park-Campus/Assistant-Technical-Director_JR01656

Candidates must apply through the link above.


Joshua Kaiser


Business Address

5535 S Ellis Ave

Chicago, IL 60637

Posted: 06/11/2018 16:03:00 EST

Last Updated: 06/15/2018 13:20 EST

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