Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA

Expires: 03/10/20

Job Dates

Full Time



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Works with the Union Theater staff on all lighting needs for each event. Attends all production meetings to interpret designers plot, lead crew hanging, circuiting and focusing of stage lighting equipment; arrange outside rental orders as needed. Prepares and maintains the lighting plot, recommend changes when necessary and lead all restoring of the house plot after events. Facilitates lighting design or creates basic lighting design for all events. 50%

Supervises event work calls to ensure safe, effective and efficient set up and execution of event production aspects. Assists with all stage event set up, as needed. May fill in as other technical positions; stage manager, fly rail operator, sound tech., etc. in absence of the required position. 20%

Responsible for proper procedures for set up and removal of lighting equipment and observes proper safety measures when performing technical duties including running cables and hanging overhead equipment. 10%

Assists with inventory and maintenance of all theatrical technical equipment and supplies throughout the year. Responsible for repairing, cleaning and organizing all equipment with other technical theater staff. Assists with ordering supplies and equipment. Prepares and manages operating budget for lighting and participates in strategic planning related to lighting advancements.10%

Establishes and implements safe working practices in the theater. Continuously researches other theater facilities to ensure that all Union Theater lighting operations are up to date and others duties as assigned 10%

Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma and 4 years experience programming and operation of an ION Lighting Control system and moving head instruments. Experience in lighting design.

Must be

Able to: supervise a crew of up to 6 people, climb and work on ladders, lifts, catwalks, and grids, regularly lift 50lbs or more, read and create sound drawings, plots, and schematics, work evenings and weekends.

Knowledge of: ION Lighting control system and moving head instruments and lighting design.

Due to the safety sensitive nature of the position, random drug and alcohol testing is required in accordance with LSU's PS-67.


Jacob Sullivan

Production Coordinator


Business Address

310 LSU Student Union

Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Posted: 09/10/2019 14:06:28 EST

Last Updated: 09/10/2019 17:00 EST

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