Under the direct supervision of the Art Department Head, this position designs the lighting and sound for the Middle and Upper School shows, concerts, performances, and productions. The Technical Production Manager trains student operators, assists the Maintenance Department with sound coordination, assists the Arts Department Head with scheduling. The Technical Production Manager also provides appropriate instruction as part to the Middle School and Upper School Theatre courses.
The Packer Institute actively encourages applicants from broad and diverse backgrounds. Packer’s commitment to diversity requires of all Faculty and Staff members active and thoughtful engagement in work involving identity, equity and inclusion.
The successful candidate will have a degree in related Technical Theatre, and a proven record of successful lighting and sound design. They will be expected to share a portfolio at interview.
They will have a positive and ‘can-do’ attitude, an understanding of life in a busy Pre-K through 12 Day School, a record of working with young people, and a proven ability to cope with the stress that comes with production deadlines etc. The position is a ten month position.
Please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Job Listing 48010” in the subject line of the e-mail. To be considered, materials submitted should be titled: “Last Name First Name - Document Title.”
References will be required.