Performing Arts Center at Georgia Southern University
February 22, 2018
24969.00 - 30000.00
Full Time - Entry Level
Facilities, Operations, Production Services
The Theatre Technician works under the supervision of the Director and closely with the Technical Director in all operations related to events held in the Performing Arts Center setting up and implementing sound and lighting design and production as required by users or contracts.
Assists the Technical Director with all tasks related to the preparation for and execution of events held in the Performing Arts Center, including, lighting and sound design or mixing, rigging, and stage setup (microphones, flying scenery, set pieces, tables and chairs, etc.)
Acts as first line of contact for all rental and university department events, including scheduling, communication prior to and post event, and discussion of technical and front of house requirements.
Manages events and rehearsals with minimal or no supervision as needed.
Assists Technical Director in maintenance and management of all equipment and supplies.
Manages front house operations as necessary including, set up, training of ushers, ensuring timely operations of events, and audience/seating management.
Assists Technical Director in the supervision of backstage contracted staff, students or volunteers.
Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.
High School Diploma or equivalent; one or more years of post-secondary education (additional experience may substitute for some of the experience requirement); two or more years of related work experience; effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.
Bachelor’s Degree in technical theatre, theatre production, sound and lighting design
Three to five years of experience in theatre technical operations
Internal Number: 39068894
About Performing Arts Center at Georgia Southern University
The Performing Arts Center at Georgia Southern University is a state-of-the-art, 825-seat, proscenium style theatre. We present a professional season of touring shows for adults and school age children, as well as act as a venue for individuals and organizations on campus and within the community to present their own programming.