The Technical Director is supervisor position who is responsible for overseeing the technical operation of the theatre, planning, executing, and setting up the scenery construction of the Theatre and Dance Main Stage production, as well as the maintenance of the scene shop and storage at PCAC. The position supervises and safeguard the stage construction and the THDA 459 Stagecraft Labs. Position will also oversee scheduling of the theatres and offer technical support to our summer youth camps as well as spring and summer dept touring productions.
Thorough knowledge of the technical theater, minimum 5 years of experience as a Technical Director in the field. Scenery construction, rigging, computer aid drafting, organization and problem solving skills are required. Experience in theatre operation and basic understanding in the related technical theatre areas.
Internal Number: PS2024FY20
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The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire's lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.