The Old Globe
San Diego, CA

Expires: 07/16/20

Job Dates

01/16/20 - 03/14/20


22/hr - 23/hr

Assistant Lighting Director

The Old Globe Theatre seeks an Assistant Lighting Director for a full-time, benefited position. The Assistant Lighting Director will assist the Lighting Director and work with the master electricians to ensure that all lighting and video needs are met for an exciting and demanding production schedule including Broadway-bound musicals, classics and new works.

The Assistant Lighting Director must have a proven understanding of a lighting departments role in all phases of the production process for theatre and possess working knowledge of lighting design and technology.

Responsibilities include interdepartmental collaboration, inventory, file and archive management, lighting/projection design review, designing or building advanced electrical or special effects projects, hang card preparation, staff supervision, attendance in rehearsals/meetings, and maintaining department needs and work areas.

Proficiency with Vectorworks and Lightwright is required; other computer or networking skills are a plus. Strong written and verbal communication skills, organizational and time management skills, as well as a focused work ethic and professional demeanor are essential. The ideal candidate will have prior leadership experience assisting or working as a lighting/production supervisor, lighting designer, or master electrician.

Application requirements include: minimum of five years theatrical lighting academic or work experience, ability to lift at least 25lbs., comfortable working at heights, valid drivers license, and flexible schedule including nights and weekends. The Old Globe is committed to fostering a culture of equity, diversity, and inclusion in all areas of our operation, therefore we strongly encourage applications from populations underrepresented in the theatre field. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Send cover letter, resume, drafting samples (in Vectorworks and PDF format), and other relevant samples of lighting paperwork to HR@TheOldGlobe.org with Assistant Lighting Director in the subject line of your email.


Human Resources



(619) 231-1941

Fax: (619) 238-1205

Business Address

PO Box 122171

San Diego, CA 65535

Posted: 01/16/2020 20:04:42 EST

Last Updated: 01/17/2020 00:00 EST

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